Evening at Shinagawa by Hiroaki Takahashi

Evening at Shinagawa by Hiroaki Takahashi

Evening at Shinagawa

Hiroaki Takahashi

Title

Evening at Shinagawa

 
Artist
Year
1936  
Technique
color woodcut 
Image Size
14 1/2 x 6 9/16" image 
Signature
artist's red seal in lower left image 
Edition Size
open 
Annotations
 
Reference
Shotei cat. no. K8, 1936 Watanabe Cat. no. 206 
Paper
ivory laid Japanese 
State
published 
Publisher
Watanabe 
Inventory ID
20960 
Price
$500.00 
Description

Hiroaki Takahashi (also known as Shotei) (1871–1945) was a 20th-century Japanese woodblock artist in the shin-hanga printmaking movement.

This is a nostalgic scene of traveling musicians going through a town at sunset, with a crescent moon overhead.