Hoshi Jōichi: Green Tree
Artist: Hoshi Jōichi
Title: Green Tree
A green-blue tree with highly dimensional branches stands proud against a golden sky. Hoshi ‘s unique woodblock printing technique involved gold and silver leaf, layers of overprinting with oil paint, and burnishing the blocks with a flame. Numbered 30/88
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: 45.3 x 58.4 cm
Publisher: Printed by the artist.
Literature: See “Joichi Hoshi: Catalog of All Tree Woodblock Prints”, figure 277.
Seal: Artist’s seal
Signature: Joichi Hoshi