Ogata Gekkō Woodblock "The Tale of the Old Man Who Made Cherry Trees Bloom"
Ogata Gekkō (尾形月耕, Japanese, 1859 – 1920)
The Tale of the Old Man Who Made Cherry Trees Bloom (花咲の翁 昔話), early 20th century
Woodblock on paper
Signed in block to the right
From the series Pictures of Flowers of Japan (日本花図絵)
Label to the verso
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- print loose under mat with minor tears to the upper edge of the sheet; toning to the paper; minor nicks to the frame.
- measures frame; sight measures 8.25" W x 11.25" H.