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Collection

OKI Yasuhiro

(Japan 1955 – )

Title
Lost paradise
Alternative title:
Ushinawareta rakuen
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Heisei period 1989 - → Japan
Year
1991
Media category
Print
Materials used
lithograph
Edition
A.P.
Dimensions

90.0 x 70.0 cm image; 100.0 x 80.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signedl.r., pencil "Yasuhiro Oki". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of the artist 1993
Accession number
450.1993
Location
Not on display
Further information

Oki was born in Nagano and now resides in Tokyo. He seeks to express his lost dreams, and his response to existence. In this image Oki literally represents his subjects' concern with materialistic civilization, nature and love.

Jackie Menzies, Contemporary Japanese Prints: The Urban Bonsai, 1992, pg. 65.

Bibliography (1)

Jackie Menzies, Contemporary Japanese Prints : The Urban Bonsai, Sydney, 1992, 65, 77 (colour illus.). cat.no. 45

Exhibition history (1)

The Urban Bonsai: