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Gion festival floats
Gion festival floats
Gion festival floats
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“Festival Float”

195,00

Original Japanese woodblock print, Published by Unsodo – Teruhide Kato (1936-2015)
“Festival Float”-  Japan -Reiwa period (2019 – present)
Size within the margin: 320 x 130 mm (measurement without seal)
Signed – Lower right in the margin with red artist seal
Condition :as new, never been framed. In original folder
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Description

Teruhide Kato (1936-2015)  had studied at Kyoto Art College. He was a famous
kimono fashion designer. When he was 50 years old, he decided
to follow his real passion, and became a traditional Kyoto woodblock artist. Success remained with the artist.
After a gallery exhibition in New York and a book publication of
his works titled “Kyoto Romance” he is as famous as a woodblock
artist as he used to be as a kimono designer
One of the main reasons the Gion Matsuri is so impressive is the enormity of the hoko, which are up to 25 meters tall, weigh up to 12 tons, and are pulled on wheels as big as people
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