Hiroshi YOSHIDA -- "A Little Temple Gate" (#5)

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Artist YOSHIDA, Hiroshi
Title "A Little Temple Gate"
Date 1933; ("Impressed" signature lower margin--posthumous edition, likely circa 1950's/60's.)
Series "Kansai District Series"
Publisher Yoshida Family Studio
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 9 3/8 x 14 3/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; crisply detailed lines.
Condition Very Good++.
Excellent colors, clean front and verso.
(Few minor surface scratches; few slight/soft creases.)
Reference/Illus "The Complete Woodblocks of Hiroshi Yoshida" #181; Blair's 1930 "Toldedo Exhibition" pl. #274; Andacht's "Collector's Guide" p.200.
Comments A typical Japanese street scene in Kyoto.
Item # BG-663
Price $595