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Yoshida Hiroshi@Kagurazaka Street After a Night Rain

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Item No 1-95-087-04
Title Kagurazaka Street After a Night Rain
Artist Yoshida Hiroshi
Date 1929
Condition upper parts missing
Hole
Size 26.5~38cm
Price $280.58
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Yoshida Hiroshi
1876-1950
Shinhanga artist. Grown up as an adapted son to a drawing teacher, then left home and went up to the capital. Learned at Fudosha hosted by Koyama Shotaro. Became a member of Meiji Bijutsukai and later founded Taiheiyogakai himself. In 1899, he flew over to USA and travelled through the country throwing an oil painting exhibition in various places. Afterwards, he often visited overseas to collect painting subjects or hold viewings. He produced a number of landscape prints along with Kawase Hasui under Watanabe Shozaburo.