Item Details for Hiratsuka, Yuji (b. 1954) "Magical Palm Reading and Mole Reading"


Hiratsuka, Yuji (b. 1954) - Magical Palm Reading and Mole Reading

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Magical Palm Reading and Mole Reading
by Hiratsuka, Yuji (b. 1954)

Artist:Hiratsuka, Yuji (b. 1954)
Title:Magical Palm Reading and Mole Reading
Date:1989 (this item: First edition)
Publisher:Self
Medium:Etching/Mezzotint
Format:Huge, 55 x 39cm (sheet size)
Condition:Fine. Printed on thin Kurotani paper that is then attached to a heavy rag paper.
Price:$400 (EMS Express worldwide shipping: $60)
Item Code:11043-Hiratsuka_Yuji
Link to this item:http://www.ohmigallery.com/DB/ItemDetail.asp?item=11043
Notes:Edition 26/30. The medium is colour intaglio/chine colle. Pencil signed and editioned in the lower margin. Sheet size is 19 1/2 x 26 3/4 inches. The work you see here is one of Hiratsuka's earliest works.
Artist Biography:Born in Osaka in 1954, Yuji Hiratsuka graduated from Tokyo Art Teacher's University in 1978. He received an M.A. from New Mexico State University in 1987 and an M.F.A. from Indiana University in 1990. The artist has spent the last decade in the United States, where he has had more than 40 one-man shows. His work suggests Ukiyo-e, brought up-to-date with Western clothes. Bright colors and whimsical depictions further characterize his distinctive style.
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