Toshi Yoshida (1911 - 1995)
Linmoji Garden, 1941
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.
Linmoji Garden - The beautiful classic Japanese garden at Linmoji. A small shrine is nestled in the wooded hillside, ancient stone lanterns are placed around the grounds.
Signed - Toshi Yoshida in English in the margin and Japanese within the image (with chop)
Titled - Linmoji Garden, English and Japanese
Image size - 6 5/8" x 9 3/8"
Condition - Excellent, no toning, tears, not mounted, full margins