[Go Back]  [New Search]    Details for Kawano Kaoru (1916-1965) "Dream"         

Compare artworks
Compare all






by Kawano Kaoru (1916-1965)

The artworks displayed on JAODB are not for sale.

Artist: Kawano Kaoru (1916-1965) 河野薫
Title: Dream
Date of first edition?Not set
Publisher (first edition)?Self
Publisher (this edition)?Self
Medium (first edition): Woodblock
Medium (this edition): Woodblock
Format (first edition): Oban
Format (this edition): Oban
DB artwork code: 33325
Notes (first edition)?
Notes (this edition)?
The following information was taken from the original web listing of this artwork. Note that there may be some inaccuracies:

Kawano Kaoru, Japanese 1916-1965

This wonderful Japanese Woodblock Print comes from the Estate of an 84 year old doctor. Kawano Kaoru is best known for his abstract textured images of children. This print is of A Girl with Flowers. It’s a very good impression with mica highlights on the background and silver highlights on the girl, and is probably circa 1950’s.
TITLE – Unknown A Girl with Flowers
MEDIUM – Woodblock print in colors on paper with deckled edges.

PENCIL- SIGNED – lower right, Kawano Kaoru

UNFRAMED - Sheet size: 16 ¾” x 11 ¼”

Image size: 14 ¾” x 9 ¼”

Very Good. Crisp colors and very good impression. No tears, creases, foxing or folds. Some old tape residue on the verso,

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.

The artworks displayed on JAODB are not for sale.

Related Images and Notes

JAODBContact MeJapanese Artwork for SaleMy Personal Collection of Japanese ArtResearch ArticlesKoitsu.com

Site copyright: Dr Ross F. Walker. Copyright of the displayed artwork: the original owner. The information contained on this website is provided as an educational resource to scholars and collectors of Japanese art. JAODB would like to thank the caretakers of these art items for their contribution to this database. The items displayed here are not being offered for sale. Unless otherwise indicated the displayed item is not in the ownership of JAODB or Ross Walker.