by Toshi Yoshida (1911 - 1995)
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.
Shirasagi Castle, 1942 - Wonderful Yoshida print of Shirasagi castle standing high on a hilltop overlooking a green valley. Beautiful soft coloration gives the image an ethereal effect.
Signed - Toshi Yoshida in English in the margin and Japanese within the image (with chop)
Titled - Shirasagi Castle, English and Japanese
Artist - Toshi Yoshida (1911 - 1995)
Image Size - 6 5/8" x 9 3/8"
Condition - Excellent, no toning, tears, not mounted, full margins