Kôitsu: Mt. Fuji at morning dawnKôitsu: Mt. Fuji at morning dawn
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Tsuchiya Kôitsu (1870-1949)

Mt. Fuji at morning dawn, seen from Lake Motosu.

Title: Motosu-ko (Lake Motosu)

Signature: Kôitsu

Seal: Shin

Publisher: Doi Hangaten, Tokyo

Carver: Harada

Printer: Yokoi

Date: Shôwa 9 (1934)

Size: Horizontal Ôban, 23,8 x 36,4 cm (image size)

Excellent impression and colours. Mint condition with wide margins. Top right in margin round watermark „Do“ (for Doi). A later impression from the original blocks, c. 1950s.
Walker/Doi, Catalogue Raisonné of Tsuchiya Koitsu, p. 61 (Ill.), TK-DH-12-VI.
Cf. also Katalog Galerie am Haus der Kunst, Der Berg Fuji – Japanische Landschaften und weitere Farbholzschnitte, München, 2001, No. 52.

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