embellished with silver mica on the grey areas, with artist's seal Kaoru, numbered on the bottom margin in pencil, 21/200, titled in Japanese, Tsubaki (E), and in English, CAMELLIA (E), and signed Kaoru Kawano, with paper slip attached to verso, self-carved, self-printed Kaoru Kawano, n.d.
18 by 23 7/8 in., 45.7 by 60.7 cm
James A. Michener Collection at the Honolulu Museum of Art, object no. 19267
Tsuruoka Family Collection (artist Kakunen Tsuruoka, 1892-1977)
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June 16, 2021
Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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