Hiroshi YOSHIDA -- "Mt Fuji from Miho"

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Artist YOSHIDA, Hiroshi
Title "Mt Fuji from Miho"
Date 1935;
"Jizuri seal" (left margin), artist's "pencil-signature" and "pencil-title" lower margin, "brush-signed" and "sealed" by artist within image.
Provenance Private placement. Consigned by family of Army serviceman Lt Col Frank Fliniau--POW 1942-45, stationed in Tokyo 1946-58.
Series na
Publisher Yoshida Family Studio
Seal, Carver/Printer "Jizuri seal"
Image Size 9 5/8 x 14 3/4
Impression Very Fine.
Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout; light "gauffrage" (embossing) to waves and Fuji; lifelike waves; nicely detailed carving, crisp lines.
Condition Nearly Excellent.
Excellent colors.
Clean front and verso.
(Light toning; slight wear.)
Reference/Illus "The Complete Woodblocks of Hiroshi Yoshida" #206.
Comments Wonderful snow-covered Mt Fuji image. Lifetime printing.
Item # PR-01
Price $1250 (Sold/NK)