Original Oka Shikanosuke (1898 - 1978) Japanese Woodblock Print
Waterside Castle, 1973
Series; Oka Shikanosuke Print Collection, 2nd Set
Oka Shikanosuke - Born in Tokyo, Oka Shikanosuke studied Western painting at the Tokyo School of Fine Arts. After graduating in 1924, Oka lived and worked in France for the next fourteen years, continuing his studies in oil painting. He is best known for his landscapes of Europe and still-lifes. His romantic views feature soft color and simplified shapes. In 1970, the Kato Print Institute published two series of woodblocks based on Oka's paintings. His attractive designs are rarely seen in the market.
Publisher - Kato Print Institute
- from a limited edition of 150 (not individually numbered)
Artist - Oka Shikanosuke (1898 - 1978)
Image Size - 12 1/4" x 15 7/8" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. A couple light creases at edges. Please see photos for details. Nice overall.