Printing of “A Junk” Process Set

Yoshida, Hiroshi, 1876-1950

Printing of “A Junk” Process Set
  • Date : 1939
  • Medium : woodblock
  • Item# : 921176
  • Condition : Toning and foxing, especially on sheet no. 5
  • Dimensions : 6 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches
  • Illustrated : Abe, pl. 257-8
  • Comments :

    The set includes 5 prints, plus an explanatory sheet, showing the colors and blocks used to develop a finished print, as well as the original wrapper, stamped with information from the Toshi Yoshida Studio. There is a stamped signature on print numbers 4 and 5, as in all examples of this set.

  • Provenance : Yoshida Family Collection
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  • SOLD


About The Artist

Yoshida, Hiroshi, 1876-1950

Born in Kurume, Fukuoka prefecture. Original name Ueda Hiroshi. Studied with Yoshida Kasaburo, his adoptive father. Also studied with Tamura Soritsu in Kyoto in 1893; went to Tokyo in 1894 to study with Koyama Shotaro at Fudosha. In 1899 traveled in the U.S. with Nakagawa Hachiro; exhibited paintings in New York, Boston, and elsewhere. Founding member of Taiheiyogakai in 1902. Traveled to Europe 1903-1905. In 1907 he married Fujio, third daughter of the Yoshida family into which he had be.....

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