Artist: Ikeda Shuzo
Title: Mekakushi - Blindmans Bluff- LE
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Saturday, 16 July 2005 Title Mekakushi - Blindman's Bluff Artist Shuzo Ikeda born 1922 Signature Signed in white in the image; title, date and edition number in pencil on the lower margin Dated 1962 Impression excellent Colors black and white Condition very good … light toning, margins slightly soiled, light creases on the margins. Edition Size 50 Numbered 14/50 Description From the children's series made in 1962. The strong black outlines and dark colors were reminiscent to those of Georges Rouault. But Kaoru's pictures have none of the overt religeous connotations or sadness. These children seem to involve in their innocent activities in the warm, dark and fuzzy dream in the past. "Mekakushi" (Blindman's Bluff). Width 21.5 inches = 54.5 cm Height 13.6 inches = 34.5 cm