|KOSON, Ohara (1877 - 1945)||
Fishing boats at sunset
Size: chuban yoko-e (c. 21 x 25 cms / c. 8 1/4" x 10")
Fine impression and color, two small paper
hinges au verso, else in fine condition.
ref. no.: # 682315
Price: € 1,500.00
This rare landscape work by the artist, mainly known for his
kacho-e (bird and flower prints),
depicts a very atmospheric scenery of several fishing boats, one with a large net, behind
which the sun is setting over the bay.
Newland, Perrée, Schaap, "Crowns, Cranes and Camelias - The natural world of Ohara Koson 1877-1945"; Hotei Publishing; Leiden, 2001; no. K44.23.