吉田博 Yoshida: Night in Taj Mahal No.6
Artist: 吉田博 Yoshida Hiroshi
Title: Night in Taj Mahal No.6
Series: India and Southeast Asia
Date: 1932 (Showa 7)
Night in Taj Mahal No.6 (Taji mahal no yoru dai roku). Evocative evening view of the main entrance to this World Heritage site. The orange flame at the center of the design and the strong perspective add a note of peaceful drama. Note that this is an oversized work, much larger than the regular oban. Provenance: The estate of Hiroshi Yoshida, via a direct descendent.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: 54.5 x 40 cm
Literature: Abe 1987 catalogue number 174.
Seal: Hiroshi in red; Jizuri
Signature: Yoshida in brush; “Hiroshi Yoshida “ in pencil