Junichiro Sekino (Japanese, 1914-1988)
Lot of Three Portraits: Gentleman Seated and Seated Lady, two impressions; each an edition of 20. Each signed "Junichiro Sekino" in pencil l.r., numbered in pencil l.l., and with seal and stamped "Z. SEKINO" within the image. Color woodcuts on paper, image sizes approximately 23 1/2 x 18 3/4 in. (59.5 x 47.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Margins 1 inch or more, handling marks and creases, subtle water damage.
Each sheet is rippled and has unobtrusive soiling (visible primarily in the margins and verso). The margins measure 1 inch or more. Some of the red pigment has spread.