Artwork Details for Tokuriki, Tomikichiro "Yasukuni Shrine"

Tokuriki, Tomikichiro - Yasukuni Shrine - 靖国神社

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Yasukuni Shrine - 靖国神社
by Tokuriki, Tomikichiro - 徳力富吉郎

Artist:Tokuriki, Tomikichiro - 徳力富吉郎
Title:Yasukuni Shrine - 靖国神社
Series:New Famous Places in Tokyo - 新東京名所
Date:1938 December
Publisher:Unsodo - 芸艸堂
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Aiban - 合判, 33.6 x 27cm (sheet size)
Condition:Print: Very Good impression and condition. Full margins. No tears, creases, stains, folds. Natural age toning. Gorgeous embossing. Unsodo publisher stamp on verso. Folder and folder cover have foxing marks.
Price:$75 (EMS Express worldwide shipping: $27)
Artwork Code:10836-Tokuriki_Tomikichiro
Notes:This print is from a rarely seen pre-war series that was only published as a first-edition. The print comes in it's original matching folder and folder cover (see below). The folder contains a detailed explanation of the print's scene in Japanese. Print title and Tomikichiro signature at top right of image. This print was published by Unsodo; evidenced by the embossed publisher's seal at the bottom of the right margin.
Artist Biography:
TOKURIKI TOMIKICHIRO(1902 - 1999) - Tokuriki was born and raised in Kyotoand was influenced by the local art scene from childhood. He stayed in Kyotofor his entire career and was a leader of the Kyoto Sosaku Hanga. He graduated from the KyotoCity School of Fine Arts and Crafts and after that from the KyotoCity Specialist School of Painting. While he began his career in the painting field, he found his true calling in the woodblock print field and was enthusiastic about the reemergence of woodblock prints in 20th century Japanese art. He was influential in the development of new artists later in his career and set up his own publishing company called Matsukyu.
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