Ito, Takashi (1894 - 1982)

Mt. Fuji at Susono

Medium: Woodblock Print
Date: 1952
Size (H x W): 10.5 x 15.5 (inches)
Signature: Takashi
Condition: Very good color and impression, light mat marks upper right and left edge


About the artist

Takashi Ito was born in near Hamamatsu in 1894. He began his career as a painter, studying Japanese-style painting with Kiyokata Kaburagi and Yuki Somei, and as a student at the Tokyo School of Fine Arts. As a printmaker, Takashi Ito is known for a collection of landscape prints that he completed between 1922 and the 1930s for the famous publisher Shozaburo Watanabe.