||Paul Binnie (1967-present)
||October 2004, #AP/30
(VERY Limited Edition only 30 impressions,
Consigned by a knowledgable eastcoast collector.
||Paul Binnie/Paul Binnie
||11 1/2 x 16 1/2
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" (gradation of colors) shading; deeply-pigmented background; baren "sujizuri"
(circles) to background; life-like reflection; metallic-gold title; highly detailed carving.
||See our recent article on "Four Seasons" Beauty Series-- by Paul Binnie to learn about the release of Paul's prior 4-print "bijin-ga" series.
||A wonderful nude design, again featuring a Japanese beauty named Akiko.
See 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.
("Artist-proof" SOLID color background.
Compare colors to
2004 version, 2005 "tattoo" version, 2009 version prints.)
(original "Artist Proof"--with solid background color)