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Kiyoshi Saito - SOLD

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Artist: Kiyoshi Saito
Title: Girl (C)
Date: 1967, numbered 52/100 and titled in pencil in bottom margin; signed in white ink in the image
Size: approx. 15.8" x 25.6" including margins
Condition: VG, possibly trimmed, some staining in the margins, otherwise no flaws
Impression: Fine, solid impression, nice surface texture, tight registration
Color: Fine, deep saturated color and bleed through to verso

About Kiyoshi Saito

Kiyoshi Saito (1907-1997) was influenced by the cultural legacies of northern Japan and its sparse landscape. His combination of a folksy-archaic roughness with an expressionist abstraction gave his work a distinctive contemporary feel. Saito's work captures his subjects with compositional clarity and simplicity that lend his work a freshness that persists to this day. Motifs include everything from landscapes, portraits, and still lifes to animals and plants of all sorts.