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 : Pre 2000 item #1176128 (stock #CQ-1)
Framed Woodblock print by Kyoto artist Clifton Karhu (1927 - 2007.) "Takasegawa Spring." An image of the Takase River, a canal that runs along Kiyamachi Street in Central Kyoto. This print uses not only Karhu's well-known strong black key lines, as well as the masterful use of woodgrain; it also uses detailed technique to illustrate rain in the foreground. Signed and dated, 1990, #46 of edition on 100...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #1311893 (stock #1219)
Framed 1985 Artist Proof by Korean Print Artist Song Soo Nam aka Namcheon (1938-2013). A marvelous rendering of the traditional theme of the Korean mountain and river landscape. Frame: 30.5 x 23.5 inches, 77.5 x 60 cm; Artwork: 20.5 x 16 inches, 52 x 40.5 cm.
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 1980 item #1199328
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...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1980 item #1162126
The Tretiak Collection
exhibition only
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...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1217748
Print by Mayumi Oda. A woman pedals a tricycle while holding a banner. The sky is orange with intensely orange clouds at sunset. Signed and stamped bottom right, 50/50.
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 : Pre 2000 item #1341987 (stock #1298)
Dragon's Pearl
$700.00
Ido Masao (b. 1045) is depicting the small but beautiful “Karesansui” garden (dry or rock ) from Shoden-ji, a quiet and charming old temple in the northern part of Kyoto. The name of the temple is given on the lower left corner . Artist’s seal and signature with pencil. 77/150. Oban size: H. 26 x W. 38 cm (H. 45 x W. 57 cm with frame). Beautifully framed under glass. MASAO Ido (b...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #1335734 (stock #AOT5189)
The Kura
$650.00
An Artist Proof by American artist and print-maker Olivia Munroe titled composing in dark ink on paper. It is hand, signed, titled and numbered 16/18 in pencil. The paper is 56 x 76 cm (22 x 30 inches). The image is 39.5 x 50 cm (22 x 30 inches). Fine condition.
Olivia Munroe has a BFA in Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. Her award-winning etchings are included in numerous public, private and corporate collections, among them the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New ...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #409167 (stock #EC-6)
A framed silkscreen print by Japanese artist, Yukio Katsuda. Titled "No. 106" showing a botanical scene of a camellia. Signed and dated, 1977, #25 of an edition of 100. Image Size: H.6.5 x W.8.75", Frame Size: H.11.25 x W.14.25". Yukio Katsuda (born 1941) is a modern printmaker who works in the medium of silkscreen. His major themes are oriented to nature; landscapes, animals, birds, and botanical studies. His images are heavily inked, giving them a rich texture and deeply dimensional appeara...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1217737
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 : Contemporary item #1286781 (stock #FWG1296)
Original Japanese woodblock print by Takumi Itow (b. 1946), titled Yamato no Mai, numbered 8/80 and dated 2001. The image measures 15 3/4 by 21 5/8 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 1990 item #1286784 (stock #FWG1321)
Original Japanese woodblock print by Takumi Itow (b. 1946), titled Kujira Funcho no Zu, numbered 9/10, and dated 1985. The image measures 17 3/8 by 10 1/4 inches, plus margins. Although Itow is known for his vivid imagery of Matsuri Festivals celebrated throughout Japan, he also produced a series of prints featuring whales in the mid-1980s. His works are self-carved and self-printed, in accordance with traditional sosaku hanga principles.

This print is in excellent conditions, acquired dir...

All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1217744
N'aie Pas Peur by Mayumi Oda. N'aie pas peur translates has have not fear, the piece is also known as The Black Madonna. A mother and child stand together under a golden mandorla. The mother is Mary, mother of Jesus, she holds a white lily. This is print 7/50.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1217746
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.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #1335737 (stock # AOT5192)
The Kura
$550.00
Titled, signed and numbered, it is 5 out of an edition of 15. There is some toning in the lower most region of the white border. Olivia Munroe has a BFA in Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. Her award-winning etchings are included in numerous public, private and corporate collections, among them the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and Washington, D.C.'s Smithsonian Institution. Munroe lived in Japan for several years and draws inspiration from traditional Japanese ae...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #409141 (stock #EC-1)
Framed woodblock print by Kyoto artist, Clifton Karhu. "Afternoon in Gion" shows an image down a street in this well-known distrct of Kyoto. Signed and dated, 1978, #17 of edition of 100. Image size: H.16 x W.16", Frame size: H.22 x W.21.5". Print and frame are both in good condition. Clifton Karhu was born in Duluth, Minnesota in 1927. His early experience in Japan was as an American soldier, stationed at Sasebo from 1946 to 1948; then later as a missionary for the Lutheran Church from 1952 ...