Yoshida: Caravan from Afghanistan
Artist: Yoshida Hiroshi
Title: Caravan from Afghanistan
Series: India and Southeast Asia
Date: 1932 (Showa 7)
“Afuganisutan no kyaraban”. Daytime view of a camel caravan, with one small donkey besides. This work has at least three different blocks than the nighttime version, as we can see landscape in the distance that would disappear from view come evening. Provenance: Purchased directly from the Yoshida Family, this work has never been circulated.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban 29 x 39.5 cm
Publisher: Self-published by the artist.
Literature: Abe catalog number 175.
Seal: Jizuri (“self-printed”) in ink
Signature: Yoshida in ink and Hiroshi Yoshida in pencil