'Long-Tailed Rooster and Mount Fuji' from the Series: Japanese Scenes on Tanzaku
This print depicts a Long-tailed Rooster on a tall pine branch, with Mount Fuji in the far distance. The rooster's long plumage dominates the scene, and creates the perception of Fuji's presence as far, far away. This print is Hasegawa Catalog Number 1553 from the series 'Japanese Scenes on Tanzaku'. This print bears Koho's seals in the block. This tanzaku, or pillar print was published by Hasegawa/Nishinomiya Publishing, c1920. It has superb color and is in original condition, with just a couple of no harm teensy spots of brown in the paper (in the sky). The print's sight size is 13.5" x 2.75" under its double-matted ivory and white linen mats, and it is handsomely framed in a gold leaf wood frame measuring 19.5" x 7.25".
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