Nora S. Unwin, British/American, 1907-1982, "Birds in the Bloom". This c. 1950 wood engraving by Nora Unwin measures 7 x 5 3/4 inches. It is pencil signed, titled and numbered on the lower margin. It is not in the McGoldrick catalogue. Born into the well known Unwin book publishing family in England, Nora showed her artistic talents from an early age and was schooled heavily throughout her early years in numerous creative arts...
Original signed and numbered woodcut by American artist David T. Grose. Titled "February" and numbered #16/200. Signed lower right.
Paper is slightly toned, but looks worse from the backside. Taped to mat.
Sheet measures 10 1/4" x 7 5/8"
Mat measures 11 7/16" x 8 1/2"
Limited Edition Japanese Woodblock Print, "Casares 7", by Tadashi Osaka, born 1937. Signed, titled and numbered by artist in pencil. Dated 2001, number 51/100. The Ancient Coastal Village of Casares in Spain. Impression, colors and condition are all excellent. Image size 15.4"(39cm) x 15.3"(38.8cm).
Original woodcut by Martha Dunigan (1934-2002) titled "The Tale of Sir Topas." In good condition. No known flaws or damage. Signed and numbered #11/25.
Image measures 14" x 12 1/8"
Sheet measures 20 3/4" x 16 3/8"
Original woodcut by Martha Dunigan (1934-2002) titled "Man of Law's Tale." In good condition. There is an ink blot on the lower right side of the paper. Does not affect the image in any way. Looks to be when the print was done.
Signed and numbered #3/25.
Image measures 14" x 12 1/8"
Paper measures 20 3/4" x 16 3/8"
A 1961, untitled woodblock print from Hodaka Yoshida, (1926-1995). A leading mid 20th Century Japanese modernist who's work is sought after by collectors. Signed Y.H. in the lower right corner. In excellent condition.
Professionally framed with a double matt.
Frame, 13.75" x 17", image 4" x 6".
Impression of Sea and Grass Mountains No2, artist Zhu Rui, born 1970, China. Limited Edition Reduction Woodblock print by this popular artist, of the mountainous landscape of Yunnan Province of China. Signed, dated and numbered by the artist in pencil, date 2006, number 15/27, written in pencil on lower margin, "out-of-print, colored woodcut". Oil based colors on thick Chinese paper.Impression, colors and condition are all excellent. Image size is 23.6"(60cms x 15.7"(40cms).
Rockwell Kent, American, 1882-1971, "Starry Night". A luminous original wood engraving by American Regionalist artist Rockwell Kent, this image measures 7 x 5 inches, published in 1933 for the Literary Guild of America, cat: Burne Jones-103, pencil signed, framed...
Original woodcut titled "Merchant's Tale" by Massachusetts artist Martha Dunigan (1934-2002). Signed lower right, titled lower left, numbered 7/25.
Image 14" x 12 1/8"
Paper overall 20 3/4" x 16 3/8"
Leonard Baskin, American, 1922-2000, "The Cry". This deeply emotional wood engraving print by Leonard Baskin measures 14 7/8 x 12 1/4 inches. Created in 1960, it is pencil signed, titled and numbered. Baskin was an important artist in the mid 20th century, known for his evocative wood engravings, lithographs, and etchings...
A Limited Edition Woodblock Print, Artist is Zhou Donghua, born 1970, China. The moon casts it's cold light on a group of trees, the middle tree appearing with a female form in the moonlight. Cold blue and white colors, contrasting the yellow full moon. Signed, titled, numbered and dated in pencil by the artist. Dated 2008, numbered 8/20. The Impression is excellent, printed on pliable middle thickness Chinese paper. Colors and Condition are excellent. Image size is 16.3"(41.5cm) x 24.8"(63cm).
Limited Edition Woodblock Print, artist Liu Suying, born 1957, China. A fisherman leaving with his boat at sunset. A scene from Suzhou in China, in the style of Suzhou Academy. Signed, numbered, dated and titled in pencil by the artist. Dated 1995, numbered 23/50. Impression is excellent-very good, colors are excellent, all water based inks, condition is very good-good, some ink spots on the margins. Image is 16.5"(42cm) x 13.4"(34cm).
Limited Edition Woodblock Print, artist is Zhou Donghua, born 1970, China. A family of deer in a snow-covered landscape. Fine color gradations, in cool blue, gray and white. Signed, dated, numbered and titled in pencil by the artist. Dated 2008, numbered 12/20. Impression is excellent, printed on middle weight Chinese paper. Colors are excellent, oil and water based inks. Condition is very good. Image is 23.6"(60cm) x 19.4"(49.5cm).
Limited edition woodblock print, the artist is Osamu Sugiyama, born 1946, Japan. This is a dramatic image of a brilliant sunrise at "Reimei Fuji", Japan's highest and most sacred mountain. Signed, dated, numbered and titled in pencil by the artist, dated 2003, numbered 16/25, self-published by the artist. The impression is excellent-very good, remarkably self-carved and self-printed by the artist, on middle thickness Japanese paper. Colors are excellent, condition is excellent-very good...
Limited edition woodblock print, the artist is Tadashige Nishada, born 1943, Japan. A dramatically presented picture of a beautiful black cat with golden eyes, (which looks just like our own big boy, here at home!), on a dynamic red background. Signed, numbered, dated by the artist on the lower margin. Dated 2006, numbered 98/120. Artist's red seal. The impression and colors are excellent, condition is excellent to very good. Item is 12.4"(31.5cm) x 15"(38cm).
Limited edition woodblock print, the artist is Wang Weide, born 1944, China. A landscape, cattle and sheep on verdant pastures. Wang Weide is well known for the creation of vigorous and dynamic images, in this case skillfully using only shades of green and brown. Signed, titled, dated and numbered on the margin in pencil by the artist. Dated 2001, numbered 15/25. The impression, colors, and condition are all excellent. Printed on pliable Chinese paper, using water-soluble inks...
Lyric Kyoto, a woodcut by Rikio Takahashi, b. 1917. An impression from the same printing is in the collection of the Cleveland Museum of Art.
the image is 4.25' x 6" and shown with a matt which is 9.5" x 12". In excellent condition
Teruhide Kato (b. 1936)
Aki Gokoro (Autumn Sensibility)
Size: Approximately 17.75 by 8.75 inches.
Date: A recent printing from the original Heisei-era blocks.
Signed by the artist in pencil in the image.
Condition: Excellent. Uncirculated.