Yoshida: Taj Mahal Number 1 (Day)

Yoshida: Taj Mahal Number 1 (Day) (Sold)

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Artist: Yoshida Hiroshi
Title: Taj Mahal Number 1 (Day)
Series: India and Southeast Asia
Date: 1931

The Taj Mahal glows soft pink and yellow with the bright rays of the early sun. The night version of this print is more common. This may be the rarest version, where the artist used pink pigment in the monument,as most often the day version shows an the Taj Mahal portrayed in darker orange tones. Even the garments of the people are printed lighter here. Titled “Taji Mahal no 1” by the artist in English in pencil.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Literature: Abe catalog number 154.
Seal: Jizuri (“self-printed”) in ink
Signature: Yoshida in ink and Hiroshi Yoshida in pencil