(American / Japanese 1885-1975)
In the Clouds
Ink wash on paper.
Sight: 10 x 15 1/4 inches Sheet: 11 1/4 x 16 inches Frame: 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches.
Signed and dated lower right: Chiura Obata 1948 with artist chop mark in red.
CONDITION: In overall good condition, when examined out of the frame the sheet is not laid down but is taped along all four edges with masking tape. We could not remove the tape to free the sheet as we did not want to cause any damage to the paper. The image itself if in good shape with visible foxing or tears. The contrast is strong
Auction Date: June 20, 2020