Moral (Endurance), 1963
Woodblock print; ink and color on embossed paper
Gift of Sue Y.S. Kimm and Seymour Grufferman 2019.78.9
On View in Gallery 227
In 1962/63 Amano started to use embossing (pushing the paper out from behind to create a raised surface) as a design element in his prints. In this case he embossed several circular and rectangular forms with varying amounts of force to achieve the level of three-dimensionality he desired.
Image: In Copyright. Gift of Sue Y.S. Kimm and Seymour Grufferman