Shinryoku Kiyomizu-dera (Kiyomizu Temple in The Fresh Green)

Kaoru Saito

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Limited edition size of only 93 sheets. Extremely hard to find print. Truly beautiful contrast and colors. This print comes with artist note. Artist note says about this print. (title, edition number, about color mezzotint and episode) Episode says he went to Kiyomizu temple to draw. He tried to different way, then he lost. He asked old woman to help. He really enjoyed town or street of Kyoto, people, flowers and season of Kyoto. This experience was first time for him to talk with normal people who lives in Kyoto not store or restaurant people. Kiyomizu temple was lively as ever.

Technique: Mezzotint etching
Paper size: 19 and 1/4 inches by 14and 3/8 inches
Sheet number: 38/93
Date: Printed 1993
Signed: Pencil signed by the artist
Condition: Pristine condition.