Toshi Yoshida (1911 - 1995)
Sangetsu-an, Hakone Museum, 1940
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.
Sangetsu-an, Hakone Museum - Classic autumn view showcasing the beautiful color season in Japan. The bright maple leaves stand out against the white birches, traditional stone lantern and wooden entrance gate- wonderful.
Signed - Toshi Yoshida in English in the margin and Japanese within the image (with chop)
Titled - Sangetsu-an, Hakone Museum, English and Japanese
Image size - 6 5/8" x 9 3/8"
Condition - Excellent, no toning, tears, not mounted, full margins