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Dating Tsuchiya Koitsu prints and his other artworks One of the most difficult aspects of collecting the prints of Tsuchiya Koitsu is in determining the approximate printing date of a particular print. The task of dating is made difficult, not only because many collectors cannot read the kanji text contained in the publisher seals which allude to the print's printing date but also because there still remains some confusion regarding the period of use of said publisher seals.
A far more in-depth discussion of this research can be found in our Koitsu Raisonneincluding dating prints to support the dating we give below. Doi Hangaten Offset Seals with Harada as Carver There is one set of publisher seals whose dating has been the topic of very vigorous debate over the past decade, and they are the Doi Hangaten "offset" seals containing the Harada carver seal and usually with the Yokoi printer seal.
Please feel assured that your Koitsu or Hasui prints containing Doi Hangaten offset seals were, dating prints little doubt, published between about and These seals include K31 to K34 shown below. Dating evidence suggests that prints without publisher seals appeared in the market as far back as the late s until the s.
There was only one printer active during all this time, Seki, who was dismissed by Doi Eiichi in the early s for "activities that undermined the Doi publishing house" perhaps selling unsealed prints on the side was a part of that activity.
Design your everyday with dating art prints you'll love. Cover your walls with artwork and trending designs from independent artists worldwide. The print clock is a method for dating art prints and old books produced over the centuries. It is described elsewhere in two technical publications and one review. Keine Lust mehr, nach links zu wischen? Bei C-date die passende Affäre finden! The issue of dating is especially problematic. If the reader finds discrepancies with other sources, it is not because we have failed to seek out original prints and.