London, South Kensington
8 November 2007
TOSHI YOSHIDA (1911-95)
two woodblock prints, one 'Deepness' with a multitude of trees viewed in the distance through a narrow aperture to the foreground -- 22¼in. x 15½in. (56.5cm. x 39.4cm.), pencil signed, dated 1970 and numbered 41/150 in the margin; the other 'Gold' with an abstract design of stylised scrolls and symbols -- 19½in. x 14¼in. (48.9cm. x 36.2cm.), pencil signed, dated 1968 and numbered 10/200 in the margin, both in perspex frames. (2)
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