by Kiyoshi Saito (1907 - 1997)
Kiyoshi Saito - Kiyoshi Saito was one of the greatest masters of the "sosaku hanga" or "creative print" movement in
Comments - Beautiful atmospheric view of a temple entrance gate in shadow as evening falls. Pearly metallic pigment adds a lovely allover sheen to the image. A terrific, large format, limited edition signed and numbered Saito design that would make an outstanding framed presentation.
Signed - Signed in black ink within the image; titled in Japanese, numbered, and dated 1974 in pencil in bottom margin
Numbered - 63/80
Artist - Kiyoshi Saito (1907 - 1997)
Image Size - 14 5/8" x 20 5/8" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Slight paper remnants at top and bottom edges from previous hinge mounting. Slight toning, slight soiling and small stain in margin, light crease at corner. Please see photos for details.