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Evening Twilight at Mt. Haruna by Tokuriki (1902 - 1999)

Item Number: 931172

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Item Category: Shin-hanga & Modern, 1900 -
Item Number: 931172
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Evening Twilight at Mt. Haruna by Tokuriki (1902 - 1999)

Original Tokuriki (1902 - 1999) Japanese Woodblock Print
Evening Twilight at Mt. Haruna

Tokuriki Tomikichiro - Born in Kyoto, Tokuriki Tomikichiro spent his entire career in the city. After initially studying Nihonga or Japanese style painting, Tokuriki switched to woodblock prints in 1924. Although best known for his shin-hanga landscape prints, Tokuriki's real passion was sosaku hanga or creative prints. He enthusiastically promoted sosaku hanga, and set up his own publishing company called Matsuku after WWII to produce his designs as well as those of other artists. He taught block carving and wrote extensively on the subject of woodblock prints, while also exhibiting internationally. His modern sosaku hanga prints are expressive with bold line work and shapes, while his traditional shin-hanga views more closely resemble ink and wash paintings. Tokuriki successfully bridged these two major twentieth-century styles, and was highly influential in the development of younger artists.

Signed - T. Tokuriki in pencil in bottom margin
Numbered - 194/200 in pencil in bottom margin

Artist - Tokuriki (1902 - 1999)
Image Size - 9 1/2" x 14 1/2" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Slight rippling and a couple small creases at edges from printing process. Please see photos for details. Nice overall.


Evening Twilight at Mt. Haruna by Tokuriki (1902 - 1999)

Evening Twilight at Mt. Haruna by Tokuriki (1902 - 1999)

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