'Evening Glow at Sakawa Bridge'

This miniature woodblock print image by Shotei is documented in Watanabe's catalogs from the early 1930s.  This gem depicts a bridge scene, with silhouetted figures crossing the bridge on a moonlit night.  Shotei made a series of silhouettes, which were favored by collectors and this one is a favorite.  It was published by Watanabe Publishers in the 1930s for the tourist industry.  The print measures 4.25" x 2", and the frame measures 7" x 5".  P9037   $75.00

$OLD! TY! Takahashi Shôtei (1871-1945) 'Evening Glow at Sakawa Bridge'