Kōson: Two Yellow Tits
Artist: Ohara Kōson
Title: Two Yellow Tits
Date: ca. 1910
Two tits (Parus varius) perch on blades of grass, their plumage bright against a misty background. This is a very early Koson-signed design, made before the 1923 earthquake.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: shikishiban (24 x 25 cm)
Literature: R. Schaap: “Crows,Cranes & Camellias”, Leiden 2001, page 103, cat. 89.