Yoshida, Toshi, 1911-1995

Born in Tokyo. Studied oil painting with his father Yoshida Hiroshi and block carving with Maeda Yujiro. Graduated in 1935 from school of Taiheiyogakai. Traveled widely in India, Europe, and U.S. Member of Nihon Hanga Kyokai from 1952 and Graphic Arts Club. Represented in international competitions in Switzerland, Australia, Canada, Mexico, and elsewhere. Carries on the Yoshida workshop and tradition. In the early Showa period he worked in a realistic manner. After World War II he turned to nonobjective prints for several years but later returned to realistic rendition of subjects from nature. Coauthor with Yuki Rei of Japanese Print-Making, 1966.** 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

Hope Bay Hope Bay #180372 Yoshida, Toshi, 1911-1995 $850
Tsubakurodake, Evening Tsubakurodake, Evening #TY018409 Yoshida, Toshi, 1911-1995 $300
Morning Mist in East Africa Morning Mist in East Africa #180514 Yoshida, Toshi, 1911-1995 $850
Hikone Castle in Spring Hikone Castle in Spring #TY015115 Yoshida, Toshi, 1911-1995 $300