Yoshida: The Shalimar Gardens in Lahore
Artist: Yoshida Hiroshi
Title: The Shalimar Gardens in Lahore
Series: India and Southeast Asia
Date: 1932 (Showa 7)
The Shalimar Gardens, a 17th century Mughal complex located in what is now Pakistan. Originally laid out as a Persian paradise garden, it is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Provenance: Purchased directly from the Yoshida Family, this work has never been circulated. Extremely fresh and clean, and cannot be compared with examples that have been passed around for decades and/or framed.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Mint.
Publisher: Self-published by the artist.
Literature: Abe catalog number 168.
Seal: Jizuri (“self-printed”) in ink
Signature: Yoshida in ink and Hiroshi Yoshida in pencil