Hoshi Jōichi: Evening
Artist: Hoshi Jōichi
A deep umber tree poses against a golden/magenta background. Hoshi employed a unique technique to render such astonishing effects, using woodblocks, gold leaf, oil paints and a blowtorch.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Minor areas of light discoloration.
Dimensions: 31.7 x 19.1 cm (paper size)
Literature: See “Joichi Hoshi: Catalog of All Tree Woodblock Prints”, number 317
Seal: Artist’s seal
Signature: Joichi Hoshi