Mt. Fuji from Koshu, Nishinoko Lake

Unichi Hiratsuka

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Very beautiful black and white print "Koshu-Nishinoko, Fuji" (Mt, Fuji from Koshu-Nishinoko Lake) by Unichi Hiratsuka (1985-1997). Unichi Hiratsuka is well known as Master of Black and White.  The bottom margin has the title "Koshu-Nishinoko, Fuji" (Mt, Fuji at Koshu-Nishinoko Lake), hand-signed Un-ichi Hiratsuka, dated 1992, sheet number 70/136. Artist red seal on the right edge of the image. Pristine condition.

Unichi Hiratsuka is called "father of the Sosaku Hanga" and one of the very famous artists of 21th century Japanese art. He said “Printing in black on white is often considered the first step of technique, but it is actually the final point. The most beautiful range of color is black and white”

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 17 and 1/8 x 12 and 3/8 inches (43.5 x 31.5 cm)
Image size: 15 x 10 inches (38 x 25.5 cm)
Sheet number: 70/136
Date: 1992
Signed: Signed by the artist in pencil along the lower margin.
Condition: Pristine condition. 


Collections: New Arrivals, Sosaku Hanga