Hoshi Jōichi: One Tree (Gold) (Sold)
Artist: Hoshi Jōichi
Title: One Tree (Gold)
One Tree (Gold). A tree reaches out horizontally, filling the length of the design with its outstretched arms. Hoshi’s unique techniques using gold and silver leaf and blocks that he finished with a blowtorch have been imitated by others, but the power and beauty of his designs remain unequaled.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: 19.6 x 47.6 cm
Literature: Number 390 in “Joichi Hoshi: Catalogue of all Tree Woodblock Prints.”
Seal: Artist’s seal Hoshi
Signature: Joichi Hoshi