Hoshi Jōichi: Blue
A blue tree poses against a brilliant golden background. Hoshi employed a unique technique to render such astonishing effects, using woodblocks, gold leaf, oil paints and a blowtorch.
Condition: Very good impression and condition. Good color.
Dimensions: 31.4 x 19.3 cm (paper size)
Literature: See “Joichi Hoshi: Catalog of All Tree Woodblock Prints”, number 379.
Seal: Artist’s seal
Signature: Joichi Hoshi