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...

David Bull Tokyo Printmaker

As a collector of Japanese Woodblock Prints I also have an interest in how they are made and recently I’ve been following the activities of David Bull a woodblock printmaker living in Tokyo. His website and blog contain a large number of interesting articles on...

Takeji Asano Spring in Daigoji Temple

Two copies of the Takeji Asano Spring in Daigoji Temple woodblock print have been added to the gallery. Both prints had creasing to them when I received them. I knew Spring in Daigoji Temple (B) was lightly creased when I purchased it and factored that into the...

Tom Kristensen Woodblock Print Maker

Two prints by Australian woodblock print maker Tom Kristensen have been uploaded to the gallery. The prints I’ve acquired are from what’s probably his smallest series of woodblock prints – two landscapes of the Blue Mountains in Australia. He has an...