Kunio Kaneko: “Fuji 111”
Original woodblock print – Kunio Kaneko (b 1949) – “Fuji 111” – Signed and numbered by the artist 27/223 – Japan – 2020
As new. In mint condition, direct from the gallery of the artist.
Size within the margin : 73 x 84 mm
Full paper size : 125 x 125 mm
Like Hajime Namiki, he likes to use silver or gold for this extra touch. In this small work the silver and light gold, make a powerful background. underneath the red, a nice copper shine.
Hopefully, snowy mountain will not just be pictures.
About the artist :
1949 Born in Tokyo.
1972 Graduated from the Musashino University of Fine Arts.
Studied under Hoshi Joichi and Sasajima Kihei.
Exhibition: Many shows in Japan, South Korea, Thailand, France, and the United States.
His woodblock works are all handmade by the traditional Japanese Baren.
Kunio Kaneko’s purpose is “Neo Japan Art” which is very traditional Japanese but reflects global views.