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Maker(s):Yoshida Tōshi
Culture:Japanese (1911-1995)
Title:Castle of Himeji
Date Made:1951
Materials:Color woodblock print (woodcut) on paper
Place Made:Asia; Japan
Measurements:Mat: 14 in x 18 1/16 in; 35.6 cm x 45.9 cm; Sheet: 10 3/4 in x 15 7/8 in; 27.3 cm x 40.3 cm; Image: 9 9/16 in x 14 11/16 in; 24.3 cm x 37.3 cm
Narrative Inscription:  SIGNATURE: recto, lwr. r. (graphite): Toshi Yoshida; SEAL: recto, lwr. r. (red ink, within image): [Japanese character, Yoshida To]; TITLE: recto, lwr. l. (graphite): Castle of Himeji; TITLE: recto, lwr. l. (black ink): [Japanese character, O Jo]; DATE: recto, ctr. l. (black ink): [Japanese character, Jukyu gojuichi nen saku].
Accession Number:  MH 1964.135.Q.RII
Credit Line:Gift of Dorothy L. Blair (Class of 1914)
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

Horizontal view of the "White Heron" Castle at Himeji with woods in front.

landscapes; architecture; castles

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