Prints and Paintings including works by Yoshida Hiroshi from the collection of Yoshida Chizuko
Yoshida Hiroshi (1876-1950) Iwaba no komakusa (Dicentra in a rocky area) 1918
Oil on canvas; signed l/r H. Yoshida. 17 3/4 x 23 3/4 (45.1 x 60.3cm)
Exhibited: Fukuoka Mitsukoshi Gallery, 2000
See Botsugo gojushunen kinen kindai fukeiga no kyosho Yoshida Hiroshi ten (Fukuoka Mitsukoshi Gallery, 2000), no. 15. In July of 1918 Yoshida went on a sketching expedition to the Ogura hot springs in Nagano Prefecture. See Yasunaga Koichi, Yoshida Hiroshi shryoshu. Meiji yoga shinshiryo (Fukuoka Prefectural Museum, 2007), p. 653. The same flowers appear in a 1926 print, Raicho and komagusa.