Kawanishi Hide: Red Carnations in a Vase (Sold)

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Artist: Kawanishi Hide (1894-1965)
Title: Vase of Red Flowers Overlooking a Japanese Garden
Date: ca. 1940s

Bright red flowers stand out on a sill against the backdrop of a traditional Japanese garden. Kawanishi was a sosaku hanga artist who did his own printing and carving, using thick hodomura paper to soak up the intense colors of his palette.

Dimensions: 33.2 x 24 cm
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. 
Signature: Artist's seal