Hiroshi Yoshida, "Himeji Castle"
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Himeji Castle dates to the 14th century and is located Hyogo Prefecture. It is one of Japan's most famous castles. In this early-state woodblock print by Hiroshi Yoshida, Himeji Castle towers over the walls and trees surrounding the complex.
Pencil-signed, jizuri seal
Published by the artist
Condition: Spots on margin, light mat burn, otherwise excellent color and condition
Frame Shown: 16" x 24" x 1/2", Classic Wood, Walnut
Hiroshi Yoshida (1876-1950) is regarded as one of the most important shin-hanga period artists and often carved and printed his own works. His landscapes of Japan are known throughout the world, as are his prints of other countries such as Europe, the United States, and South Asia.