Shoda Koho Moonlit Sea antique Japanese Woodblock Print

One of the quietest and most pensive of Hasegawa’s Night Series, and one of my favorites (named the company for it). A lonely fishing boat plies the water on a calm, cloudless, full-moon evening. The viewer is on the shore, taking in the scene behind some river reeds. This is an early edition printing of […]

SHODA KOHO Ohashi Bridge at Atako antique Japanese woodblock print

Depicts a beautiful silhouetted night scene on Ohashi Bridge, lantern-lit by the vendor and travelers on the bridge. In the distance there is the silhouette of a lone boat on the water, and a far off lantern-lit village skyline. Shoda Koho was a Japanese artist associated with the shin-hanga (New Prints) art movement in Japan […]

SHODA KOHO-Japanese Woodblock-Chasing Fireflies-SCARCE OBAN PRINT

For sale is a very scarce Japanese woodblock print by Shoda Koho, titled Chasing Fireflies. Size is 10 1/4″ by 15 1/2″. Publisher is Nishinomioya, likely the 1940s. The back has stamp, Made In Japan. Excellent condition, no tears, creases or stains, minor waviness bottom edge. The item “SHODA KOHO-Japanese Woodblock-Chasing Fireflies-SCARCE OBAN PRINT” is […]

SHODA KOHO-Japanese Woodblock Print-Shrine Gate at Miyajima

For sale is a Japanese woodblock print by Shoda Koho, titled Shrine Gate at Miyajima. Size is 8″ by 10 3/4″ on fine washi. The back is stamped Made In Japan. Condition is very good, there are two spots of darkening from glue residue, and tiny ink spot bottom right in margin, otherwise fine. The […]