It is signed Toshi Yoshida in English in pencil on the bottom right margin and in Japanese within the image (with chop). Toshi Yoshida created the piece in 1940. It depicts a quiet scene in this rural locale with beautiful, traditional houses along the river in Matsumoto, which is acclaimed for its beautiful views. Mountains in the distance tower in the mist – a wonderful scene that transports the viewer to another place and time. Image Size – 6 5/8″ x 9 3/8″. With Signature Margin, Mat & Frame. Professionally framed in Tokyo. Water-based Ink on Paper. The Japanese water-based inks provide a wide range of vivid colors, glazes, and transparency. He followed the family tradition, and centuries old Japanese craft, of woodblock printmaking adopting and developing his signature style. His close relationship with his father was instrumental in the pursuit of his art. Together, father and son traveled Japan, and the globe, examining and sketching people and places around them. Please examine all the photos thoroughly for a complete description of this work of art and its condition. Thank you for your interest. The item “Toshi Yoshida (1911-1995), Japanese WOODBLOCK PRINT MATSUMOTO, Vintage 1940″ is in sale since Thursday, July 25, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Prints”. The seller is “edith7888″ and is located in Warrenton, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Original/Reproduction: Vintage Original
- Featured Refinements: Japanese Woodblock Print