Artwork Details for Tokuriki, Tomikichiro "Yamato Yoshinoyama"

Tokuriki, Tomikichiro - Yamato Yoshinoyama - 大和吉野山

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Yamato Yoshinoyama - 大和吉野山
by Tokuriki, Tomikichiro - 徳力富吉郎

Artist:Tokuriki, Tomikichiro - 徳力富吉郎
Title:Yamato Yoshinoyama - 大和吉野山
Series:Scenes of Sacred Places and Historic Landmarks - 聖地史蹟名勝
Date:1941, September (this artwork: Later edition)
Publisher:Uchida Bijutsu Shoten - 内田
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Oban - 大判, 41.6 x 28.8cm (sheet size)
Condition:Fine. Embossing. A few soil spots on the margins and a small thinned area on the verso upper margen corner.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:12500-Tokuriki_Tomikichiro
Notes:Number 29 in the series. Printed on fine washi paper with a red copyright seal at the bottom right margin corner so I believe this print is from the original pre-war series. Print title in upper right of image area. Artist's signature at lower left.
The series was first published in Showa 16 (1941).
You can see my personal copy of this album set here.
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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