This is a signed (in pencil) original wood block from 1976, by Iwami Reika. There is the original resume attached to the back. Iwami Reika (1927) one of first and most important artist of Japan. Iwami Reika, similar work are held by British Museum, Art Institute of Chicago, Los Angeles County Museum, John D Rockefeller Museum of Modern Art, New York Library of Congress, etc. Iwami Reika, pioneer in the post-WWII male-dominated world of Japanese print-making.Is the first Japanese woman print artist to achieve the same status and worldwide recognition as male artists. Starting in about 1970 her work became less abstract, adopting a distinctive vocabulary representing the natural world, particularly of water. Year 1976, signed, titled, numbered and dated (see photo). Excellent condition, no signs of age, I cannot find any sort of defects. Measurements 17 inch X 22 inch. I hate to get rid of it, but it's time to go. First reasonable offer gets it. The item "Reika Iwami, 1976 signed art, 29/70 Japanese Wood Block -Listed Artist Rare" is in sale since Monday, May 11, 2015. This item is in the category "Art\Mixed Media Art & Collage Art". The seller is "ta6693" and is located in Pittsboro, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.