||Paul Binnie (1967-present)
||"Hair Combing" ("Kamisuki")
||August 2010, Limited Edition #33/100, pencil-signed.
||Reissued from the earlier 2000 "Four Seasons" series
(A 4-Print Beauty Series--Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring)
||Large 13 x 19
(nearly "double-oban" size).
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" (gradation of colors) shading; "burnished" highlights to black hair;
gold, silver, and copper mica highlights; and baren "sujizuri" to upper background.
||Pristine. (No flaws noted.)
||See our recent article on "Four Seasons" Beauty Series-- by
Paul Binnie to learn about the release of this earlier 4-print series.
||A new version of Paul's quickly "sold out" earlier 2000 "Summer" design
(same block-set, different colors).
ry limited 4-print "bijin-ga" series featuring a Japanese beauty named Akiko.
our related Article #23 "The Making of a Print--Paul Binnie's 'Red Fuji'" to learn about Paul Binnie's works. Also, see John Fiorillo's webpage on
"Paul Binnie" to learn more about this talented Japanese-trained woodblock artist/printmaker.
(EG-682 #33/100 Sold/DK)