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Yoshida, Hiroshi (1876 - 1950), "Sailing Boats - Morning (Dai-Oban Format)"

arrow-left arrow right "Sailing Boats - Morning (Dai-Oban Format)" by Yoshida, Hiroshi
Catalog ID A3866
Artist Hiroshi Yoshida
Title Sailing Boats - Morning (Dai-Oban Format)
Medium Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Series Title The Inland Sea Series
Edition First
Date 1926
Publisher The Artist - Privately Published
Reference No Abe #40
Size 21 -1/4 x 15 -1/2 " (Dai-Oban Format)
Condition Very fine, with superb colors.
Price $45000.00
Shipping (US) $45.00
Shipping (Non-US) $95.00

Notes: Titled and signed in pencil by the artist. Jizuri seal in the upper left margin. Blocks carved by Maeda. Yoshida notes that 15 blocks were carved, and 24 impressions were used to complete the design.

One from the series of six "Sailing Boats" prints that were first seen in America at the Toledo exhibition; serving to establish Yoshida in the Western market. The series of six prints depict sailing boats at various times of the day. They were the largest Japanese prints of their day, being dai-oban; nearly double the size of a standard oban-format print.

THE MOST STRIKING DESIGN OF THE SIX SAILING BOAT PRINTS.