Takeji Asano


 "Me wo kudasai" (GIVE ME EYES) is by Takeji Asano. Magnificent design in black and white. Simplified image of Man asking eyes in bold, clearly defined and black and white. This large size print speaks for itself. This design was for a cover design from The College Women’s Association of Japan Thirteenth Annual Exhibition. Japanese title and artist's signature in Japanese on the left of bottom margin, English title and artist's signature in English on the right of bottom margin. The date "1965" on the center of the bottom margin. 

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 15 and 3/4 x 20 and 7/8 inches (40 x 53 cm)
Image size: 14 and 1/2 x 19 inches (36.5 x 48.5 cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: 1965
Signed: Block signed "T.a" on the lower left of the image. His hand-signed in Japanese and English on the bottom margin.
Condition: Very good condition. Once taped, faint tape stains show from the front which will be easily matted out.