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The Acropolis Ruins

The print dates to the first year of the Yoshida studio and is one of seventeen prints that were based on sketches Yoshida made while on his third trip to Europe and the United States. There are two versions of this print: morning and evening.

Yoshida Hiroshi
Japanese, 1876–1950
The Acropolis Ruins
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
9 9/16 x 14 9/16 in. (24.3 x 37.0 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Museum purchase with funds from the Thomas T. Solley Endowed Fund for the Curator of Asian Art, 2007.1