Takahashi Rikio (1917–1998) Seabathing

image size: 16 x 15 3/8 in. (40.6 x 39.1 cm)
sheet size: 18 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. (47 x 45.1 cm)

高橋力雄 海水浴

Takahashi Rikio (1917–1998)



Color woodblock print with embossing on paper 
Lent by Irwin Lavenberg, L2017.103.23

Vivid, primary colors and curvilinear forms are unusual in Takahashi’s work. This composition captures the joy of ocean swimming and, perhaps, the danger of its currents. 

Three Masters of Abstraction Hagiwara Hideo, Ida Shōichi and Takahashi Rikio

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