Dotonbori, 2004

by Ono Shoichi

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Dotonbori, 2004 by Ono Shoichi

Original Ono Shoichi Japanese Woodblock Print
Dotonbori, 2004

Sosaku Hanga - The sosaku hanga or creative print movement in Japan began in the early part of the twentieth century. Unlike the traditional collaborative woodblock printing process utilizing a separate artist, carver, and printer along with a publisher, the sosaku hanga movement emphasized artist involvement in designing, carving, and printing the blocks himself, as the sole creator of his work. The movement gained popularity following World War II, earning international acclaim and expanding subject matter to include abstraction. Today most contemporary Japanese print artists design, carve, and print their woodblocks themselves, continuing the vibrant creative tradition established with ukiyo-e. Sosaku hanga prints encompass a wide range of subjects and expressive artistic styles, and are a great choice for a collector interested in modern and contemporary prints.

Special detail - This print has been hand-colored by the artist.

Signed - In pencil in bottom margin, dated 2004

Artist - Ono Shoichi

Image Size - 10 3/4" x 15" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Printed on very thin paper. A few creases at edges, rippling from printing process. Please see photos for details.

Dotonbori, 2004 by Ono Shoichi
Dotonbori, 2004 by Ono Shoichi

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