by Kawano Kaoru (1916-1965)
|Artist:||Kawano Kaoru (1916-1965) — 河野薫|
|Date 1st edition?:||circa 1950-1970|
|Publisher 1st edition?:||Self|
|Publisher (this edition)?:||Self|
|Medium (1st edition):||Woodblock|
|Medium (this edition):||Woodblock|
|Format (1st edition):||Double Oban|
|Format (this edition):||Double Oban|
|DB artwork code:||31802|
|Notes (1st edition)?:||Title Face (B)|
hand signed, limited edition
Artist Kaoru Kawano 1916-1965
Signature "Kaoru Kawano" in pencil on the bottom margin. "Kaoru Kawano" in pencil under the red seal (difficult to see).
Seal Artist's seal.
Dated Ca. 1950s.
Medium/Technique Woodblock print.
Edition Size 150
Description The side portrait of a little girl with grape leaves and a banch of grapes.
Kaoru Kawano was a very popular artist for his distinctively styled depictions of figures, especially children. He uses the wood grain patterns to lender the textures and the mood to the works.
Width Item 23.8 inches = 60.5 cm
Height Item 17.5 inches = 44.5 cm
|Notes (this edition)?:||The following information was taken from the original web listing of this artwork. Often written by non-experts, there may be inaccuracies:|
Tuesday, 18 April 2006
|Artist Bio:||Kaoru Kawano was a very popular artist for his distinctively styled depictions of figures, especially children. He uses the wood grain patterns to lender the textures and the mood to the works.|