"Two Clouds Raining Seven Colors" From "Midori No Namida"
woodcut in approximately 25 colors with gold and silver metal imprints, on Japon paper, 1975, signed in ink by the artist,
dated and numbered 48/200 (edition complemented with 6 proofs), each also inscribed with the work numbers, Published by Gruener Janura AG, Glarus, Switzerland. Blocks cut by Kenji Okura Hiroshi and printed by Matashiro Uchikawa Surishi, Tokyo with the stamps and signatures of the printers and publishers.
Condition:In gen early very good condition, the metallic imprints unwrinkled, the top of the sheet with some waviness. With the printer's registration notches at the margins. Hinge mounted in conservation matting.
Sheet: 17 by 22 in. (34 x 56 cm.)
Plate: 11 1/2 by 20 in. (29 x 50.5 cm.)
References: Recorded and illustrated in the standard text on the authentic graphics of the artist by Koschatzky, No. 60.
Framing: Framed in accordance with accepted conservation standards, acid free mats and mounts, removable hinging.
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the final cost determined in dollars.