Paul Binnie
Spring

Paul Binnie “Spring” main image
Artist
Paul Binnie
Title
Spring
Japanese title
Haru
Series title
The Four Seasons
Japanese series title
Shiki 四季
Date
Medium
Colour woodblock print on paper
Paper dimensions (h × w)
49.5 × 32.9 cm
Image dimensions (h × w)
44.5 × 29 cm
Edition size
100
Artist's proofs
4 known
Carver
Paul Binnie
Printer
Numabe Shinkichi (Yoshida studio)
Subjects
Women (Bijin-ga 美人画)
Remarks
Final of 4 part bijin-ga series commissioned by Bruce Tierney and featuring Japanese model named Akiko.
A/Ps marked jizuri 自摺 were printed by Binnie
References
Van den Ing, E (ed.) , Paul Binnie: A Dialogue with the Past, Art Media Resources, Chicago, p. 125
Catalogue number
88 (L104)
Supplementary images
Paul Binnie “Spring” Conté sketch thumbnail Conté sketch
Paul Binnie “Spring” Pencil and conté sketch thumbnail Pencil and conté sketch
Paul Binnie “Spring” Mihon (Test proof) thumbnail Mihon (Test proof)
Paul Binnie “Spring” Artist's proof w/ jizuri thumbnail Artist's proof w/ jizuri
Paul Binnie “Spring” Verso thumbnail Verso