Large original woodblock print - Teruhide Kato (1936-2015) - "Nanzenji Temple, Autumn Leaves" - Japan - Heisei period (1989-2019)
Teruhide Kato (1936-2015) had studied at Kyoto Art College. He was a famous
kimono fashion designer. When he was 50 years old, he decided
to follow his real passion, and became a traditional Kyoto woodblock artist. Success remained with the artist.
After a gallery exhibition in New York and a book publication of
his works titled "Kyoto Romance" he is as famous as a woodblock
artist as he used to be as a kimono designer
This item is as new. Top condition and vibrant colors! A velvet soft blue in the background like if it where clothing fabric. Beautiful autumn colors and the full moon peaking out. Look at al the details!
Never been framed.
Nanzenji Temple (南禅寺), whose spacious grounds are located at the base of Kyoto's forested Higashiyama mountains, is one of the most important Zen temples in all of Japan.
This is a bigger work !
Size : 407 x 203 mm
Paper size: 438 x 225 mm
Signed - Lower right with red seal in the print.
This reprint is from the original blocks.
Will be send worldwide with track and trace between hardboard plates, to make folding impossible
- Large original woodblock print
- Woodblock printing
- Heisei period (1989-2019)
- Region/ Country of origin
- Artist/ Maker
- Teruhide Kato (1936-2015)
- Theme/ depiction
- Full moon, temple, Autumn colors
- Decor/ ware
- Full moon, behind the temple, autumn
- Title of artwork
- "Nanzenji Temple, Autumn Leaves"
- Very good condition, see description
- 407×203×1 mm