PAUL JACOULET FRENCH (1896–1960) WOODBLOCK PRINT C.1939 H 11.75" W 15.5" LES PASTEQUES (THE WATERMELONS), JO-HOKU-RI, CORÉE
Signed and seal stamped lower right. Titled in margin lower left with seal stamp. Verso stamped 253/350. Having Paul Jacoulet watermark. Full margins, sheet size 14.25" X 18.75". From the collection of Ruth Bliefield, War Crimes Defense Division attorney, 8th army, Yokohama, Japan. 1946-1948. Miss Bliefield collected during this time in Japan and returned home with several mementos of her experience.
Overall pale staining, 3/4 decal edges. Mounting pin holes at top. Verso taped to matting.