In the early 1970s the artist began to specialize in images of trees. This is what he is most famous for. He is know as the Father of Japanese Tree Prints which became popular in the 1970s. His pieces are in: Tokyo Museum of Modern Art, Japan. Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA. National Museum of Far Eastern Art, Berlin, Germany. Art Institute of Chicago, IL, USA. Rockefeller Foundation, New York, USA. Cleveland Museum of Art, USA. Full Signature, lower right with date and titled lower left with AP (artist proof). Artist mark is printed in the block. Condition: Slight discolor to paper from mat and minor bent edges, please see images for details. Size: Paper is approx. 7 x 9 and image size is approx. The item “1971 Joichi Hoshi Japanese 1913-1979 Pencil Signed Woodblock with Metallic Gold” is in sale since Sunday, October 20, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Prints”. The seller is “sturgisantiques” and is located in Baltimore, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Primary Material: Paper
- Age: Post-1940
- Featured Refinements: Japanese Woodblock Print
- Type: Paintings, Scrolls & Prints
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Maker: Joichi Hoshi
- Color: Gold