Ukiyo-e & Modern Japanese Prints

Bugle - Still Life.

Bugle - Still Life.

Sumio Kawakami 1895-1972 From 'Hanga,' vol.11, no. 2 Signature: "Kawakami Sumio" printed on the accompanying presentation paper. Date: 1926 Paper: 6-7/8 x 8-1/8 inches 'Hanga' was published from 1924 to 30, and sold by subscription. Vol.1 - Vol.15 were sold as albums in which the individual prints, ten in each volume, were included separately. Only the last volume, no.16, was bound in magazine format in which each print was pasted on the inside pages. (Merritt and Yamada, p. 202) 081092 $150.

Waiting for the Tide, from The Inland Sea, Second Series.
Fukagawa Hashiman keidai.  (The Hachiman Shrine of Fukagawa) (A waitress.) (A beauty with plaid kimono and green hood.) Flowers. Lunacy.  From the series, Tsuki hyakushi. One Hundred Aspects of the Moon.
Jade Rabbit - Sun Wukong.  From the series, Tsuki hyakushi.  One Hundred Aspects of the Moon.
Moonlight Patrol.  From the series, Tsuki hyakushi. One Hundred Aspects of the Moon.
The night is still and a hundred flowers are fragrant...  From the series, Tsuki hyakushi. One Hundred Aspects of the Moon.
"I listen to the sound of cloth being pounded..."  From the series, Tsuki hyakushi. One Hundred Aspects of the Moon.
Gojo Bridge Moon.  From the series, Tsuki hyakushi. One Hundred Aspects of the Moon.
The moon's inner vision.From the series, Tsuki hyakushi.  One Hundred Aspects of the Moon.
"Pleasure is this/ to lie cool under the moonflower bower/ the man in his undershirt, the woman in her slip."  From the series, Tsuki hyakushi. One Hundred Aspects of the Moon.
(A wild man.) Okubo Tadanori rescuing Tokugawa Ieyasu on the battlefield.
From the series, Kokoku nijishiko. Twenty-four accomplishments in Imperial Japan.
Geisha cutting a plum branch, from the series, Twenty-four hours with the Courtesans of Shimbashi and Yanagibashi.
Hodakayama, from Twelve Scenes of the Japan Alps.
Glittering Sea, from The Inland Sea Series.
Seta Bridge.
Gion Shrine.
Misty Day in Nikko.
Omuro.
Soshu.
Mt. Yari at Sunset.
Mt. Kashimayari.
Bugle - Still Life.
Night at Shinjuku.