White Wall

Toshi Yoshida

White Wall

1964

woodblock print

oban yoko-e 9 5/8 by 14 in., 24.5 by 35.5 cm

Scholten Japanese Art

New York, NY

212.585.0474

Under $2,200

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with red artist's seal, Yoshida, embossed date in Japanese on the left margin, Sen kyuhyaku rokujyu yonen saku (made in 1964), followed by the title in kanji, Shirobei, the penciled title in English on the bottom margin, White Wall, and signed, Toshi Yoshida, 1964

oban yoko-e 9 5/8 by 14 in., 24.5 by 35.5 cm

In 1963-1964 Toshi Yoshida produced a group of landscape prints depicting both famous and unidentified gardens utilizing a 'white outline' format in a limited palette that made much use of the lightness and texture of the paper.

Provenance:
Irwin J. Pachter (1925-2014), a pharmaceutical scientist and author of Kawase Hasui and His Contemporaries, Everson Museum of Art, 1986
(inv. no. 10-4285)