Yoshida: The Ajmer Gate at Jaipur (Sold)

  • Sold.

Artist: Yoshida Hiroshi
Title: The Ajmer Gate at Jaipur
Series: India and Southeast Asia
Date: 1931

Two elephants process beneath Ajmer Gate, the colors of the pink stones reflecting brilliantly beneath the Indian sun. This work seems to capture an earlier era. From Yoshida’s series on India and Southeast Asia. Never circulated in the art market. Provenance: Purchased directly from the Yoshida family via one of his grandchildren.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Mint.
Dimensions: ôban 40 cm x 27.3 cm
Publisher: Self-printed.
Literature: Abe catalog number 159.
Seal: Jizuri (“self-printed”) in ink
Signature: Yoshida in ink and Hiroshi Yoshida in pencil