Kunio Kaneko: “Morning breeze”
Original woodblock print – Kunio Kaneko (b 1949) – “Asakaze” 朝風 (Morning Breeze) – Signed and numbered by the artist 98/223 – Japan – 2016
As new. In mint condition, direct from the gallery of the artist.
Size within the margin : 102 x 110 mm
Full paper size : 150 x 160 mm
Available on backorder
Like Hajime Namiki, he likes to use silver or gold for this extra touch. In this small work the silver gives a powerful background. 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.