Yoshida: The Outskirts of Agra Number 3
Artist: Yoshida Hiroshi
Title: The Outskirts of Agra Number 3
Series: India and Southeast Asia
Date: 1932 (Showa 7)
Title in left margin reads “Agura kôgai, dai san”. We see a camel caravan proceeding outside of the Taj Mahal, perhaps near sunset as the sun shines upon the south-facing main entrance of this World Heritage treasure. Provenance: Purchased directly from the Yoshida Family, this work has never been circulated. Extremely fresh and clean
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Mint.
Publisher: Self-published by the artist.
Literature: Abe catalog number 172.
Seal: Jizuri (“self-printed”) in ink
Signature: Yoshida in ink and Hiroshi Yoshida in pencil