b. 1884, fl. ca. 1919-1926
Snow, Moon, Flowers: Beauty and Cherry Blossoms
(Setsugetsuka no Uchi: Sakura)
signed Sozan with two artist's seals, So, and Zan, published by Watanabe Shozaburo, ca. 1925
otanzaku tate-e 15 by 6 5/8 in., 38 by 16.9 cm
This is a post-earthquake version of a pre-earthquake design published by Watanabe Shozaburo (1885-1962).
Nihon no hanga II 1911-1920, Kizamareta kojin no kyoen (Japanese Prints II, 1911-1920: A carved private banquet), Chiba City Museum of Art, 1999, p. 107, no. 202-3 (pre-earthquake version)
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