Tsuchiya Kôitsu (1870-1949) Ôban. Title: Shinagawa oki. Ships sailing by the light of the full moon. Signed: Kôitsu. Seal: Shin. Publisher: Doi hanga ten. Watermark: do. Block carver: Harada. Printer: Yokoi. Date: Shôwa 10 (1935). Printed after 1950. Very good impression, colours and condition.
Photos of Aylward are extremely scarce. This is a young Bill Aylward seated on the grass next to Anna Whelen Betts at Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania in the summer of Standing directly behind them is their teacher Howard Pyle.