Paul Binnie
Veranda

Paul Binnie “Veranda” 2004 main image
Artist
Paul Binnie
Title
Veranda
Japanese title
Engawa 縁側
Series title
untitled series: bijin on burgundy backgrounds
Date
Medium
Colour woodblock print on paper
Paper dimensions (h × w)
43.8 × 29 cm
Image dimensions (h × w)
38.5 × 26.5 cm
Edition size
30
Artist's proofs
4 known
Carver
Paul Binnie
Printer
Paul Binnie
Subjects
Women (Bijin-ga 美人画)
Remarks
First of 5 bijin-ga in an untitled series commissioned by Eric van den Ing of Saru Gallery.
Japanese model named Akiko
32 colours from 14 blocks
Non tattoo version of Utamaro's Erotica
A new state of Veranda was printed in 2009 in an edition of 100.
References
Van den Ing, E (ed.) , Paul Binnie: A Dialogue with the Past, Art Media Resources, Chicago, p. 120
Catalogue number
83 (L105)
Supplementary images
Mihon 1 (test proof) thumbnail Mihon 1 (test proof)
Mihon 2 (test proof) thumbnail Mihon 2 (test proof)
Artist's proof 1 thumbnail Artist's proof 1
Artist's proof 2 thumbnail Artist's proof 2
Artist's proof 4 thumbnail Artist's proof 4
#1 of 30 thumbnail #1 of 30
Recto and verso thumbnail Recto and verso