Arts and Designs of Japan
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Artist Sasajima
Title Temple A
Date 1964
Edition 22/50
Format 20 1/4" X 13 1/2"
Comment Kihei Sasajima (1901 - 1993) was a student of Munakata and Hiratsuka. As Francis Blakemore says in Modern Japanese Prints,"Solid areas are fragmented into dancing shards. . . " The soft paper is pressed deeply into the carved block creating an embossed surface in the white areas.
Price $275.
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