Kami no mori (Sacred Grove)

Toshi Yoshida

2024

Very beautiful woodblock print "Kami no mori" is by Toshi Yoshida.  Very spiritual mood. First printed in 1941. This is a later edition. Block-signed "Toshi Yoshida" English title "Sacred Grove"(impressed) on the bottom margin.  "Jikoku" (self-carved), dated "Showa 16 nen (1941)" and Japanese title "Kami no mori" in Japanese on the left margin. Later printing stamp "atozuri" and printer's stamp "Shinkichi Numabe" on verso as shown. 

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 8 and 1/4  x 11 and 1/4 inches (21 x 28.5 cm)
Image size: 6 and 3/4 x 9 and 1/2 inches (17 x 24 cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: 1941, This print is later edition from original blocks.
Signed: Block-signed "Toshi Yoshida" on the bottom margin.
Condition: Pristine condition.