Artwork Details for Tokuriki, Tomikichiro "Mount Hiei"
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Mount Hiei - 比叡山
by Tokuriki, Tomikichiro - 徳力富吉郎
|Artist:||Tokuriki, Tomikichiro - 徳力富吉郎|
|Title:||Mount Hiei - 比叡山|
|Series:||Scenery of the Twelve Months - 風景十二ヶ月|
|Publisher:||Unknown - 不明|
|Medium:||Woodblock - 木版画|
|Format:||Shikishi - 色紙, 27 x 30cm
|Condition:||Pristine. Tip-mounted to its original series folder.|
|Notes:||This series was limited to only 100 sets. Although the edition number is not written directly on the print, this print is from edition number 49 as shown in the Table Of Contents image below. Titled, pencil-signed and sealed in the image area. The artist's biography (in Japanese) is shown in the bottom-most image below.
|TOKURIKI TOMIKICHIRO(1902 - 1999) - Tokuriki was born and raised in Kyotoand was influenced by the local art scene from childhood. He stayed in Kyotofor his entire career and was a leader of the Kyoto Sosaku Hanga. He graduated from the KyotoCity School of Fine Arts and Crafts and after that from the KyotoCity Specialist School of Painting. While he began his career in the painting field, he found his true calling in the woodblock print field and was enthusiastic about the reemergence of woodblock prints in 20th century Japanese art. He was influential in the development of new artists later in his career and set up his own publishing company called Matsukyu.
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