Yayoi ( May )

Ushio Takahashi

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This is pencil signed by the artist and titled in Japanese by the artist. Paper has deeply embossed seal "Ushio Takahashi". Limited edition size of only 75 sheets. This print is extremely rare. He used Mezzotint technique and silkscreen technique both. Also he exhibited this print at famous exhibition "Shunyo- ten, 1983". Please see superb details in this print. Truly beautiful colors and lovely her expression. His prints are in the collctions of several Japanese and Korean museums.

Technique: Mezzotint etching
Paper size: 17 and 5/8 inches wide by 17 and 1/2 inches tall
Sheet number: 50/75
Date: N/A (1983)
Signed: Artist hand-signed on the bottom margin
Condition: Good condition. Extremely minor some pinpoint size foxing or ink smudges on the margins and extremely faint creasing on the lower right corner and upper left corner, and extremely slight mat burn which are very hardly noticeable and will be easily mat out. A few very faint brown spots on the face but hardly noticeable. Please see the pictures