Hoshi Jōichi: The Moon Living in the Forest
Artist: Hoshi Jōichi
Title: The Moon Living in the Forest
A very early depiction of trees, done before the artist made trees his main subject. He has written his own title, but this work is known as “Dweller of a Forest (Small)”.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: 13 x 18 cm (paper size)
Publisher: Self-published by the artist.
Literature: “Joichi Hoshi: Catalogue of all Woodblock Prints” (1985), fig 158, page 46.
Seal: Artist’s seal Hoshi
Signature: Joichi Hoshi