Yoshida: The Wisteria GardenYoshida: The Wisteria Garden
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Yoshida Hiroshi (1876-1950)

A view from a wisteria arbour into a landscape garden with a pond and a stone lantern

Title: Fuji no niwa (The Wisteria Garden)

Signature: Yoshida

Seal: Hiroshi

Date: Shôwa 10 (1935)

Size: Horizontal Ôban, 24,6 x 37,4 cm (image size)

Very nice impression, colours and condition. Paper a little age toned, the usual drying hole in upper right corner. A little later impression from the original blocks, title and signature embossed in bottom margin.

Ogura Tadao, The Complete Woodblock Prints of Yoshida Hiroshi, Abe Publishing, Tokyo 1991 (2nd ed.), p. 143, No. 199 (Ill.)