Kiyoshi Saito: The Eye (13) (SOLD)

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Artist: Saitō Kiyoshi (1907-1997)
Title: The Eye (13)
Date: 1976

A lucky seven stylized black cats  with elongated bodies peer at the viewer with individual cat-eye expressions. Behind them is an elongated cat whose fur is indicated with the natural pattern of the woodgrain. As with the best of Saito’s works, his take is uniquely modern, stylish and unexpected. Titled, numbered 33/100 and dated by the artist in pencil. 

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. No toning or mat burn.
Dimensions: approx. 40 x 54 cm
Publisher: Self-published and self-printed
Literature: Kiyoshi Saito, 1999 (Kiyoshi Saito Museum of Art, Yanaizu), page 119, number 311. 
Signature: Kiyoshi Saito