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The Painter's Dream

The Painter’s Dream


Artist: Gekko, Ogata (1858-1920)

Title: The Painter’s Dream

Date: Meiji Period

The bold red contrasts with the subtle colouring of the figures shown rising out of the paper and coming to life. Often described as the painter’s dream, and believed to be a self-portrait, it is redolent of the lifelike images that Gekko creates in his masterful prints.

SKU: Japanese Prints 505 Category: