[Hibiscus]

Method Woodblock (nishiki-e)
Artist Shundei Nakamura (1904 - 1966)
Published c. 1950's
Dimensions Ôban tate-e [~15.6 x 10.7 inches]
Notes Artist Seal: Shundei
Publisher Seal: Matsukichi
Carver: Okura

A graphic and stylised mid-century depiction of a hibiscus flower with an ant on one of the petals. Printed text in bottom margin states the plant name in Latin.

Shundei Nakamura (1904-1966) was born in Yamaguchi prefecture. He studied Japanese art at Kawabata Art school under Kanpo Arai.

Condition: Foxing to sheet.
Framing mounted
Price £300.00
Stock ID 51440

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