This amazing Bijin-ga print "Kaze no omoi" (Thoughts of the Wind) is by Kiyoshi Nakajima (b.1943). From a very small series of Bijin-ga prints. Publisher name "Kyoto Hanga in", carver name "Shigeo Kijima", printer name "Tomoo Ito" in Japanese on the lower left margin. The title "Kaze no omoi" (Thoughts of the Wind) in Japanese on the upper right margin. Artist's name and red seal on the lower left of the image. Nakajima is very famous for his melancholy young woman usually seen outdoors in the wind. Please see the very highly detailed carving, especially her individual hairlines. Splendid rendering of Japanese Bigin-ga from the heart. This print brings a very soft atmosphere.
Paper size: 19 and 1/4 inches by 14 and 1/2 inches (49 x 37 cm)
Image size: 17 and 1/4 inches by 12 and 1/2 inches (43.7 x 31.5 cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: ca 1980
Signed: Pencil signed by the artist on the bottom margin.
Condition: Excellent condition.
Flat shipping rate (USPS Priority Mail with full insurance) $33.00
Please ask us for your shipping quote before placing an order if you are unsure. We are happy to assist our customers anytime. Thank you.