Sandal Maker's Family at Home
A calm day at home for a craftsman and his family. It seems like this is early spring, with the camellia blossoms visible and with snow also in the picture. Mom and Dad are working by the fire while the kids play with balls on the porch outside. The "sho-han
" seal atop the publisher's seal in the left margin identifies this as a first edition print.
36.1 x 24.0 cm (14.2 x 9.4 inches)
blossoms, child figure, female figure, male figure, snow
(3.5 / 5.0) - Light toning overall. Staining in the margins both front and back. Some paper mounting residue verso. Pretty thick paper, consistent with a first edition.
Carver: Matsuda; Printer: Ohno