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$750.00
22 31 This huge image was done in the early 1980s as a silk screen print. Condition is excellent overall except for tape remnant at the very top. These will not come thorough and will not affect the print when framed or shown to friends. The white circle sometimes called a Sun, shimmers as it does in many Maki prints. 27" x 31", 41/60 No chop For shipping Packed between two strong pieces of plywood.
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camelia two sprays of camelia leaves each with a red camelia bud or two. Maki produced prints with camellia from time to time in the 1980s and 1990s, with the first images appearing in his 72 print series san mon ban the silver tips may have appears in that series. This print probably was done around 11980. Frame 8 shows a Maki camellia from San Mon Ban. Bottom margin says tsubaki, which means camellia. They are red camellias Frame 8 shows a Maki camellia from San Mon Ban...
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Haku Maki was undoubtedly Japan’s most prolific print maker of the second half of the 20th century. Many of his works were serious works of kanji and also ceramics. These three are perhaps a bit frivolous. The are actually pretty: each one has seeming globs of color The blue one on the left has kanji in the blue stone; the central one has a wonderful black kanji for Mountain in the center, and the one on the right four globs, each of a different color. And one splash.
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Poem 70-73 Taiwa (Level or peace), 31/106, 17.5”x 24.5”. Haku Maki produced this big green print in 1970. His Big prints—large for him—appeared mainly in the period 1968-75. This print, the only horizontal one of all his Big prints, depicts the kanji for Level, Peace and the like. I believe it has other meanings. When I first saw this image many years ago but had not seen the bottom margin clearly, I thought it was a stylized rendition of Woman, a very frequent Maki subject...
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early Poem series this was done in 1967 fine condition in 1967 Maki did the full alphabet as a Poem series. this is one of them it is very stylish with the white ink signature.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Art Nouveau : Pre 1980 item #1241967 (stock #140309)
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I first saw this print in a small pamphlet from white lotus gallery in Oregon, acquired the print in ways that Du Yuesheng would be proud of and it has rested here for over two years It is a small print but it packs a punch It shows a prancing dancing woman What do you think? the kanji in the center of the print is set off by a tear at the left and a sun at the right. 5.75” x 8.5”
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Art Nouveau : Pre 1980 item #1241456 (stock #140315)
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This is a surprisingly good kanji It was done in 1972 slightly beyond Maki’s core period for such small kanji. It is the kanji for Mu or Nothing It is a very abstract character more so than most of Maki’s rendering of Nothing this image is sharp it is concise and it has drive. It has the Maki style and balance : a seal and the bottom margin. It looks sharp the seal at the right is balanced off by the splash at the left
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91/154 29 in. x 14 in.
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Poem 70-72. This striking Maki Big Red has had a long history for being just 40 years old. It has seen the world and is now back in Asia, in Beijing. This is as near to Tokyo, where it was created by Maki, that it has been in many years. In this case, the big red letter is the hiragana "chi" ‚¿ or shiru, which means to know, find out, to learn, or have knowledge...
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Around 1960 Haku Maki probably did the Ox as a woodblock print. He was then a young artist in Tokyo. He may have done some OX images before Michener did his now well known book, but probably not many: 510 were used in the book The Modern Japanese Print". The prints of Japanese artists included in the book are large-ish, it is not embossed...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Art Nouveau : Contemporary item #1215308
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The Portland Art Museum has very recently begun to put its holdings of prints of Haku Maki on its site. These cover a wide range of Maki art: from the very earliest days of his works until the 1980s. The listing is particularly exciting because it shows several very early prints I have never seen. These are shown in the first 3 images of this listing. At the beginning, Maki’s images were abstract, embossed and small editions...
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Haku Maki print Poem 71-9 (woman) xx
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Art Nouveau : Pre 1990 item #1311284 (stock #150929)
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In 1968 Haku Maki produced this large Blue image of Child. The blue is vivid and the yellow face is in sharp contrast. To the far right is a small Green Child, the same theme, different key color. It appeared in 1969. The red image is a trial run for a Festive Wine print. It never made it. The translators of Festive Wine or Anne Brannen nixed it and used a different Child image the fifth frame...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Pre 1980 item #1019153
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These are 3 different “takes” of the kanji Stone. Red is Work 74-58 (Stone) ; Green is 76-56 (Stone); Blue is 76-54 (Stone). The green one is larger than the other two All have the striking black sun as one stroke of the kanji. Red stone is apparently backwards 2 4 5 7-3 7-9 104 May-1
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Pre 1980 item #1230658 (stock #131208)
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If the Master could do a Seat . series in the 1960s he must have decided to do a Sink series in 1972 -- a small image first in 1972 and then finishing off the year with a larger image with the same theme sink 72 101 I sink L
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 2000 item #1398954
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hk good coins 7 xx
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1023800
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