Namiki, Hajime (1947 - Present)

Tree Scene 133

Medium: Woodblock Print
Date: 2008
Size (H x W): 8 x 18.75 (inches)
Seals: Artist's seal
Edition: 5/300
Signature: Hajime Namiki
Condition: Very good color, impression, and state, embellished with metallic pigment.


About the artist

Hajime Namiki was born in Tokyo. He studied sculpture under the famous Shigeru Ogura, before becoming a woodblock print artist. Namiki's work is highly innovative as he pushes to find new techniques to depict familiar subjects from nature. His style is based on the use of a limited palette, using both silver and gold leaf. Hajime Namiki's prints can be found in numerous collections including the White House and the LA County Museum of Art.