Ryuryukyo SHINSAI ( 1764-1820s )

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A rare surimono showing a carp and water-weeds. The carp was a symbol of achievement against adversity in Japan and had a connotation with the new year. Issued c 1822.

Very good impression with the water blind-printed. Some loss of gold. Very good condition. Signed Shinsai.

Status: Sold

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