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Japanese Bronze Model of a Greyhound by Yoshizumi Yokoe

Japanese Bronze Model of a Greyhound by Yoshizumi Yokoe


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Sculpture: Pre 1970: Item # 1428294

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An elegant and very expressive figure of a Greyhound Dog in bronze with dark-brown patina. A fine sculpture in naturalistic style. Signed: Yokoe with engraved seal. Including signed inscribed kiri-box. Japan, ca. 1960. H 23.5 cm, L 26.5 cm. Condition: Flawless. Yoshizumi Yokoe (1887–1962). Important artist of bronze sculpture in the early modern period in Japan. Many public exhibitions in the early Post-War period. Participated in the 1st UNESCO Art Exhibition in 1957. He lived and worked in Meguro in the Tokyo area and was one of the founding patrons of the Meguro Art Museum.