Woodblock Printmaker Book Previews

Often when shopping online for books on woodblock prints or printmakers the book listing does not include any examples of the inner pages. They usually show the front cover but that’s about it. Even in Amazon, which has excellent preview features for books they...

Keiichi Takasawa Woodblock Prints

The gallery has been updated with four prints by printmaker Keiichi Takasawa. Three are woodblock prints with the fourth being a lithograph. Takasawa was a highly regarded artist who won awards for his paintings and had two major woodblock print exhibitions in Paris...

Yoshida Gallery Updates

The Toshi Yoshida gallery has been updated with the following new woodblock prints, Hiejinja (1940) and ‘Hummingbird and Fuchsia’ (1971). Both prints are pencil signed lifetime editions.

David Bull Woodblock Print Fox Moon

As mentioned in my previous post on woodbock printmaker David Bull he is working in collaboration with Jed Henry on a series of woodblock prints from designs of Jed’s Ukiyo-e Heroes work. The Kickstarter project to fund both the digital/giclee side (Jed’s...

Osamu Sugiyama Prices at Artelino

This week an Osamu Sugiyama auction is being run at Artelino (www.artelino.com) and is decribed as “Osamu Sugiyama – for old prices – 1035″. The auction is scheduled to end Thursday, September 27, 2012, 8:00:00 PM. Looking at the prices for...

Noriyuki USHIJIMA Woodblock Prints

Noriyuki USHIJIMA (1900-1997) was a renowned Japanese landscape painter. Born and raised in Hihongi in Kumamoto City his schooling was often neglected in favour of painting and as a result was not the most successful of students. Much of his work is from the local...

Toshi Yoshida Updates and Others

The Toshi Yoshida gallery has been updated with two recently acquired woodblock pints, Linnoji Garden (1941) and Yodo River (1942). Both prints are chuban sized, pencil signed lifetime editions. A new woodblock print gallery called Other Artists has been created for...