Paul Binnie

Scottish, b. 1967

Travels with the Master: Cloud Shadows, Grand Canyon
(Meishou to no tabi: Guranndo kyanionn)

color woodblock print; signed in kanji at lower left, Bin-ni, followed by red artist's seal BINNIE, series title at upper left, Meishou to no tabi, the print title below in katakana, Guranndo kyanionn, and in penciled English on the bottom margin, Cloud Shadows, Grand Canyon, 44/100, with Binnie embossed at center, and pencil signed at far right, Paul Binnie; self-carved, some impressions were printed by Numabe Shinkichi (of the Yoshida studio), begun late 2004; completed March 2007

obaiban yoko-e 18 5/8 by 26 1/4 in., 47.4 by 66.7 cm

This is the largest Binnie landscape to date, and the first design in a planned series that will re-visit locations depicted by one of Binnie's favorite Japanese print artists, Hiroshi Yoshida (1876-1950). This particular vantage is very close to Yoshida's 1926 composition.

Paul Binnie: A Dialogue with the Past - The First 100 Japanese Prints, 2007, p. 137, no. 100
(inv. no. C-1713)

price: $1,500


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site last updated
October 3, 2022

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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