Toshi Yoshida (1911 - 1995)
Silver Pavilion-Kyoto, 1951
Toshi Yoshida - Toshi Yoshida was the son of Hiroshi Yoshida, one of the most famous woodblock print artists of the 20th century. He followed the family tradition, and centuries old Japanese craft, of woodblock printmaking adopting and developing his signature style. His close relationship with his father was instrumental in the pursuit of his art. Together, father and son traveled Japan, and the globe, examining and sketching people and places around them.
Silver Pavilion-Kyoto - Beautiful Yoshida print showing the famous Kyoto site in springtime. Visitors in traditional and western clothing rest at the pavilion and enjoy the incredible, traditional garden. Wonderful view of Japan.
Signed - Toshi Yoshida in English in the margin and Japanese within the image (with chop)
Titled - Silver Pavilion-Kyoto, English and Japanese
Image size - 9 5/8" x 14 3/4" (oban tate-e)
Condition - Excellent, no toning, tears, not mounted, full margins