Yoshida: A Gate to the Stupa of Sanchi (Sold)

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Artist: Yoshida Hiroshi
Title: A Gate to the Stupa of Sanchi
Date: 1932

An intricately carved stone gate marks the entrance to the Great Stupa in Sanchi in Bhopal State, India. Yoshida used 12-18 blocks and 30-50 impressions to create this image. The initial edition was 100 impressions. Provenance: Purchased directly from the Yoshida family.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban vertical 39.3 x 27.3 cm
Literature: Abe catalog number 169, page 127.
Seal: Jizuri (“self-printed”)
Signature: Yoshida (in brush) with Hiroshi seal in red; also in pencil in bottom margin