Shizuo Ashikaga Woodblock Dusky Ouzel And Pine Tree
Ashikaga’s depiction of a pair of mated blue crested dusky Ouzels perched on a Pine Tree. A beautifully detailed double Oban Woodblock Print by Shizuo Ashikaga. The title in Japanese reads “Matsu ni Tsugumi” on the right margin and Ashikaga’s red seal and the seal of Uchida the Publisher are also present. The woodblock print is detailed and crisp with excellent colour registration.
Originally printed in the 1950s this is a later woodblock print from the original woodblocks.
Shipping is via Australia Post and includes Tracking and signature on delivery.
Approximate Dimensions of Print are 40.5 cm High and 27cm Wide.
Approximate Dimensions of Sheet are 45 cm High and 30.5 cm Wide.
Born in 1917 Shizuo Ashikaga graduated from Kyoto Municipal Arts University and studied under Taiken Yokoyama.
He was also active as a painter and restored works of ancient paintings and temples.