"Blue and Black Screenprint "Ten" by Shosuke OsawaVintage Objects
Rare limited edition #77 / 120 screen print titled "Ten" , point or dot in Japanese, by modern & contemporary Japanese artist Shosuke Osawa 1903 - 1997.
Dimensions : Height : 18.12 in (46 cm) Width : 13.78 in (35 cm) Depth : 0.2 in (5 cm)
Born 1903 in Tokyo, Osawa graduated in 1928 from Tokyo School of the Arts (currently, Tokyo University of the Arts). He joined Nika-kai the following year, actively participating in the organization until 1982. He was appointed a professor at Tama Art University in 1954, a position he held until the 1970s. He exhibited at the Japanese Modern Art Exhibition, Salon de Mai, the International Exhibition of Figurative Art, the Sao Paolo Biennial and others. Over time, Osawa who started out as a figurative painter has been able to incorporate more and more elements of abstract art into his works, adding to the uniqueness of his approach. He worked mainly in oil painting, but also as a printmaker.