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

Snow at Shinkyo Bridge, Nikko Snow at Shinkyo Bridge, Nikko #XHKS12 Hasui, Kawase, 1883-1957 SOLD
Ariko no Naishi Ariko no Naishi #270419 Yoshitoshi, Taiso, 1839-1892 SOLD
Moonlight Moonlight #250485 Seiko SOLD
Distant View of Kinryuzan Temple and Azuma Bridge Distant View of Kinryuzan Temple and Azuma Bridge #270531 Hiroshige, Ando, 1797-1858 SOLD