All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #1199114

$4,000.00
Tetsuya Noda, born 1940 in Kyushu. The art is a framed silkscreen mixed media work, part of the "Diary" series dated August 26th, 1985. The image and title is of his home town in Kayuwara. The edition is 11 of 15. The image size is 36 x 23 inches and 47.5 x 35.625 inches with frame. Excellent condition. Noda is part of the Sōsaku-hanga art movement and is considered a major 20th century Japanese artist.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1265988 (stock #AOJ4683)
The Kura
$950.00
I have long wanted to offer some work of renowned artist Joel Stewart and the current exhibition we are running has given me that opportunity. Here is a 2001 etching titled Beginnings which was exhibited at the CWAJ print show in Tokyo that year. It is 28 x 35-1/2 inches (71 x 90 cm) and is of course in fine condition, signed and numbered. I am starting with this one because I love the color so much, that in fact I gave a copy of this to my wife for her Birthday last year...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #1274348 (stock #AOR4718)
The Kura
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The only one remaining on the market to sell, a rare and very popular 1997 color etching by Joel Stewart, one of only 75 produced, titled Eclipse. Signed and numbered, it is 28 x 34-1/2 inches (72 x 88 cm) and is in excellent condition.
Joel Stewart was born in Oakland but spent his young years in various cities around America before settling as an early teen in the cool green of Tacoma Washington...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #487428 (stock #EC-7)
Clifton Karhu Woodblock Print. Matted & Framed. "Snow at Tango Cho", 1980. Print #9 of edition of 100. Print Image Size: H.10.375" x W.26.75". Frame Size: H.16.125" x W.32.75" Print and framing in excellent condition. Low print number of edition. A lovely view of snow covered, terraced fields along a rocky sea coast...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #409145 (stock #EC-2)
Framed Woodblock print by Kyoto artist Clifton Karhu. Image of "Ginkakuji" (The Temple of the Silver Pavillion"), a well-known Kyoto landmark. Contrary to many of Karhu's prints which use multiple colors in architectural scenes, this print uses only shades of indigo within the strong black key lines, as well as the masterful use of woodgrain in the foreground to capture the famous dry garden at this temple...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1980 item #1199285

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Mayumi Oda. b. 1941 in Tokyo. "Beet" woodblock print 26/30. 6 x 9 inches and 22.25 x 26.25 inches with frame. No condition problems to note. According to her own biography Mayumi Oda is Known to many as the ‘Matisse of Japan’, Mayumi Oda has done extensive work with female goddess imagery. From 1969 to the present, Mayumi has exhibited over 50 one-woman shows throughout the world...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1980 item #1199281

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Mayumi Oda. b. 1941 in Tokyo. "String Beans" woodblock print 21/30. 6 x 9 inches and 22.25 x 26.25 inches with frame. No condition problems to note. According to her own biography Mayumi Oda is Known to many as the ‘Matisse of Japan’, Mayumi Oda has done extensive work with female goddess imagery. From 1969 to the present, Mayumi has exhibited over 50 one-woman shows throughout the world...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #1076412 (stock #894)
Dragon's Pearl
$450.00
MASAO Ido (b. 1945), a well established contemporary Japanese artist, known for his Kyoto scenes, landscapes, cats. A very cute “kawai” woodblock print depicting a black cat playing with a lemon. Impressed signature. Oban size: H. 24,5 cm x W. 37 cm. Nicely framed under glass. Good condition.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1217737

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The Heart Sutra 28/50 by Mayumi Oda. Yellow paper is printed with Japanese characters, the foreground is overlayed with silver. A figure sits with legs crossed. Behind the figure, the features of the face float individually. It measures 38.5" long 12.25" tall.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #409163 (stock #EC-5)
Karhu printed these invitations for his shows at the Tolman Collection, the Tokyo gallery which has long represented him and his work. These were done in large numbers, about 800, in the late 1970's and early 1980's. This particular print reads "warau kado ni fuku kitaru," Happiness Sits on Laughter, a very Zen-like saying. This image is finely framed and is in good condition...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1281391 (stock #001014)
Modern 2.0
$2,000.00
Offered are two limited edition Carlos Cruz-Diez Serigraphs from the Induction Chromatique Series, circa 2010. Both prints were purchased in Brazil, are numbered (3/50), measure 13 ¾” x 13 ¾” and are in mint condition. The prints have been recently archivally matted and framed under museum glass and are unsigned. The framed prints measure 41 ½” x 24 ½”.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1286793 (stock #FWG12129)
Original Japanese woodblock print by Matthew Messmer (b. 1985), titled Asagaya, numbered 5/25, and dated 2011. The image measures 11 x 13 3/8 inches, plus margins...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1286782 (stock #FWG1310)
Original Japanese woodblock print by Takumi Itow (b. 1946), titled Hayachinekagura Gongen-Mai Gunbu no Zu, numbered 7/50 and dated 2004. The image measures 23 1/4 by 17 1/2 inches, plus margins. Itow is known for his vivid imagery of Matsuri Festivals celebrated throughout Japan, and his works are self-carved and self-printed, in accordance with traditional sosaku hanga principles.

This print is in excellent conditions, acquired directly from the artist.

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All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1980 item #1162126
The Tretiak Collection
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Work 73-6 Bizarre Maki. this print was done in early 1973 It is one of the ugliest Maki prints I have ever seen. In this period Maki did some of his largest prints and some also with seemingly weird qualities. But these big ones – easily seen to be a variation of Nothing or Mu—are not riddles We know what they are because Maki told what he meant. Here: he left no such advice. Several friends have also said they do not know what Maki meant So we leave it at that for now. 10.75 x 10.5 inch pap...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #409151 (stock #EC-4)
Karhu printed these invitations for his shows at the Tolman Collection, the Tokyo gallery which has long represented him and his work. These were done in large numbers, about 800, in the late 1970's and early 1980's. This particular print reads "ue mino washi," An Eagle Doesn't Look [Up] Where There is Nothing," a very Zen-like saying. This image is finely framed and is in good condition. Inside mat Image Size: H.6.5 x W.24", Frame Size: H.9.5 x W.27.375". Clifton Karhu was born in Duluth, ...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1980 item #1199328

$4,000.00
Mayumi Oda. b. 1941 in Tokyo. "Chant of the Ocean Nautiles" and "Chant of the Ocean Conce" two complimenting artist proofs woodblock prints with gold and white ink printed in black paper. 17.5 x 25.5 inches and 29.25 x 42 inches with frame. No condition problems to note. According to her own biography Mayumi Oda is known to many as the ‘Matisse of Japan’, Mayumi Oda has done extensive work with female goddess imagery. From 1969 to the present, Mayumi has exhibited over 50 one-woman shows thr...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1217719

$250.00
Wish Fulfilling Kannon print by Mayumi Oda. The kannon is done on a dark burgundy ground with red, white, and signed in silver pencil. The kannon sits atop a lotus blossom. The robes have small blossoms on them and the hands are in mudras holding a golden flame. It measures 8.75" wide 9"7/8" tall. 20th century.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1217746

$850.00
Mayumi Oda print 15/66, the title is painted in black on black, "Mother Help Us Outgrow Our Madness and Fear". A female form holds a baby and is preparing to feed it. Signed, titled and numbered at the bottom. Red Stamp.