Fresh Snow (from Oshino)
Description: Detailed graphic study of the cone of Mount Fuji, taken in the 1940s. This same photo was published in “Mt. Fuji”, by Okada Koyo, Hobundo Publishing, Tokyo, 1964, plate number 92. In this book, the caption reads:
“Fresh Snow (from Oshino). On a clear morning, Fuji always seems to be in excellent spirits. Today, she is a happy woman with powdered face and laughing lips. In this photo, I used the shadow of the clouds to emphasize the whiteness of the peak”.
Vintage or near vintage, double weight, gelatin silver print, with smooth semi-matte surface, unsigned.
Condition: Very good with deep rich tones, this is a stunning print. The print comes matted in an archival mat board.
Size: 10 1/4 in. x 8 1/4 in. (260 mm x 210 mm).
Price: ¥175,000 JPY