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KOSON, Ohara  (1877 - 1945) Fishing boats at sunset

Signed:                Koson
Sealed:                Koson
Date:                   1918-24
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.
Very RARE!

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.

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