Prints and Paintings including works by Yoshida Hiroshi from the collection of Yoshida Chizuko
Yoshida Hiroshi (1876-1950) Haru (Spring)
1918 Oil on canvas; unsigned; titled to verso on the artist's block-printed inventory label, authenticated by the artist's son Hodaka Yoshida to left margin. 17 3/4 x 23 3/4in (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. 12. 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.