Kagayaki (Bright Moonlight at Ryoanji Temple)

Teruhide Kato


Breathtaking woodblock print "Kagayaki" (Bright Moonlight at Ryoanji Temple ) is by Teruhide Kato. Romantic night image with Zen garden and a stunning full moon. Published by Unsodo. Teruhide Kato had studied at Kyoto Art College. He was a famous kimono fashion designer. When he was 50 years old, he decided to follow his real passion and became a traditional Kyoto woodblock artist. Success remained with the artist. After a gallery exhibition in New York and a book publication of his works titled "Kyoto Romance", he is as famous as a woodblock artist as he used to be as a kimono designer. Unfortunately, he passed away in 2015.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 8 and 7/8 inches by 17 and 1/4 inches (22.5 x 44 cm)
Image size:  8 inches by 16 and 1/2 inches (20 x 42 cm)
Sheet number: N/A - Open edition
Date: N/A
Signed: Artist seal 
on the lower right corner of the image.
Condition: Pristine condition. Nice ink bleeds through.


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