Yoshida, Hodaka, 1926-1995

Born in Tokyo. Second son of Yoshida Hiroshi and Yoshida Fujio. Traveled extensively in U.S., Europe, and Middle East. Began making prints in 1950. Member of Nihon Hanga Kyokai from 1952; member of Art Club and Graphic Art Club. In 1957 taught Japanese woodblock techniques at universities of Hawaii and Oregon and at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. Has exhibited at the Tokyo Biennale, Lugano, Ljubljana, Krakow, Frechen, Ibiza, and others. Many of his prints of the 1950s and 1960s are abstractions; he later combined photoengraved images with woodblock.** Taken in whole, or in part, with permission from: Merritt, Helen and Nanako Yamada. Guide to Modern Japanese Woodblock Prints: 1900-1975. University of Hawaii Press: Honolulu. 1992.

Artwork

Twilight Snow in the Yoshino Mountains Twilight Snow in the Yoshino Mountains #280158 Kuniyoshi, Utagawa, 1798-1861 SOLD
Title Page Title Page #281194-1 Yoshitoshi, Taiso, 1839-1892 SOLD
Acropolis, Day Acropolis, Day #280356 Yoshida, Hiroshi, 1876-1950 SOLD