This wonderful 19thC original Japanese woodblock signed by the artist Ohara Koson
(1877-1945)is done in "Shikishiban"(square)
format.The woodblock was traditionally framed in the Orient and is dated 1900 by the artist.The condition is perfect.The actual size of the woodblock is 9 3/4"x9 3/4".
This elegant original piece of 19thC Japanese art would be a treasured addition for any collector of Japanese woodblocks.This particular artist's work is now becoming
quite collectable.In the book entitled"The Natural World of Ohara Koson" the reader is presented almost the entire oeuvre of the artist's prints and paintings.This little known Japanese print artist should be added to your collection of fine art.