Gosetsu (Heavy Snow)

Hiroto Norikane


Special promotion "Original Field Drawing by Hiroto Norikane" 

Truly peaceful original drawing is by Hiroto Norikane. Title "Gosetsu" (Heavy Snow) is only one sheet exist dated 2009. This subject is one of his favorite subject "Farm House" in a mountain village in heavy snow. After clearing heavy snow from his doorway, the owner has left his shovel stuck in a snow. This is a very common scene on a snowy day. The red persimmon is a pleasant contrast in this winter scene.

His original drawing for his etching is only one sheet exists. He drew on very beautiful thick Japanese Washi paper, backing paper is the same paper he uses for print. His original drawing is an extremely special collector item. 

Technique: Drawing
Backing paper size: 19 inches by 14 and 3/4 inches (48.5 x 37.5 cm)
Image size 16 and 1/2 inches by 12 inches (41.5 x 30 cm)
Date: 2009
Signed: Red seal reads "Hiro" which is from "Hiroto", hand signed and dated by the artist in pencil. Hand titled in Japanese on the bottom margin. 
Condition: Good condition.