Hodaka Yoshida


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Night, 1952
Hodaka Yoshida (Japanese)
Woodblock on paper
(2011.65) 

Are you afraid of the dark? It seems that Hodaka Yoshida wasn’t if he could present night in such a playful way. Hodaka was a Japanese printmaker known for these types of flat images where, in this case, he gives color to the darkness of night.