Saitō Kiyoshi: Winter in Aizu

Saitō Kiyoshi: Winter in Aizu (Sold)

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Artist: Saitō Kiyoshi
Title: Winter in Aizu
Date: ca. 1960

A single figure walks away from the viewer, and we feel the weight of the silence and the snow. The traditional thatched-roofed structures are piled high with snow. The charm and folksy, rustic feeling of Saito work overlays a sophisticated mastery of design and technique.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: Roughly ôban
Publisher: Self-published
Literature: See Kiyoshi Saito Museum of Art, Yanaizu (1999), number 19.
Seal: artist’s seal “Kiyoshi” in red
Signature: Kiyoshi Saito (in pencil)