Evening in Nara
(Nara no yoru)
signed in sumi ink, Yoshida, with artist's red seal Hiroshi, with artist's jizuri (self-printed) seal in upper left margin, the date and title below, Showa hachinen saku (made in Showa 8 ), Nara no yoru, and in penciled Roman script on the bottom margin, Evening in Nara, Hiroshi Yoshida, ca. 1933
dai oban tate-e 15 3/4 by 10 7/8 in., 40.1 by 27.6 cm
Ogura, Yoshida Hiroshi zenhangashu (The Complete Woodblock Prints of Hiroshi Yoshida), Abe Shuppan, Tokyo, 1987, p. 135, no. 185
Amy Reigle Stephens, ed., The new wave: Twentieth-century prints from the Robert O. Muller Collection, 1993, p. 121, no. 109
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