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Japanese Woodblock Prints

Pentacost

$375.00

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Description

 

Artist: Watanabe, Sadao (1913 – 1996)

Circa: 1965

Size: 14 x 10 inches Framed

Condition: This print is in good condition.  Has clear crisp colors, slight fading.

Description: Sadao Watanabe was born and grew up in Tokyo. He was a Japanese printmaker in the 20th Century. Watanabe was famous for his biblical prints rendered in the mingei (folk art) tradition of Japan. The subject matter of Watanabe’s prints is exclusively the gospel. Influenced by Buddhist figure prints, Watanabe placed biblical subjects in a Japanese context.