Yodogawa (Yodo River)

Toshi Yoshida


Very beautiful woodblock print "Yodogawa" (Yodo River) is by Toshi Yoshida. Subtle and genteel image of Yodo river.  First printed in 1942. This is a later edition. Block-signed "Toshi Yoshida" and  English title "Yodo River" on the bottom margin.  Japanese title "Yodogawa" in Japanese, dated "Showa 17nen saku" (printed in 1942), and "Jikoku" (Self-carved) on the left margin. Later printing stamp "atozuri" and printer's stamp "Shinkichi Numabe" on verso as shown. 

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 11 x 8 inches (28 x 20 cm)
Image size: 9 and 1/2 x 6 and 3/4 inches (24 x 17 cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: 1942, This print is later edition from original blocks.
Signed: Block-signed "Toshi Yoshida" on the bottom margin.
Condition: Pristine condition.