Teruhide Kato Woodblock Sagano
Teruhide Kato Woodblock Sagano depicts the bamboo forest surrounding a famous temple in Kyoto. Hand signed in pencil by the Artist and published by Unsodo.
In excellent condition, never used, unframed, hand printed on washi, traditional Japanese paper, with ink bleed through to the reverse. The print bears Kato’s stamp (done by his wife since his passing) and the seal of the publisher Unsodo.
Dimensions of Item 16″ Height x 7.5″ Width (40.6cm H x 19.1cm W)
Dimensions of Print: 12.6″ x 5.2″(32cm H x 13cm W)
ARTIST: TERUHIDE KATO
Born in 1936 Kato studied at Kyoto Art College and enjoyed a successful career as a Kimono Designer in the 1960s and 1970s.
At the age of 50 he decided to become a traditional woodblock artist which had been his long held dream. Kato is best known for his contemporary woodblock shin-hanga prints of his native town Kyoto.