||Paul Binnie (1967-present)
||August 2005, Very Limited Edition #38/100, pencil-signed.
||"Four Seasons" ("Shiki")
(A 4-Print Beauty Series--Summer, Fall, Winter, and Spring)
||Self-carved by Binnie/printed by Itakura Hidetsugu (Tokyo)
||Paul Binnie/Itakura Hidetsugu
||Large 13 x 20
(nearly "double-oban" size).
||Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" (gradation of colors) shading;
metallic-gold title; highly detailed carving.
||See our recent article on "Four Seasons" Beauty Series-- by Paul Binnie to learn about the release of this new 4-print series.
||Paul's final design of a very limited 4-print "bijin-ga" series 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.