unsigned and undated; two roosters facing each other against black background

Untitled [two roosters], 1960

Amano Kazumi

Woodblock print; ink on paper

Gift of Sue Y.S. Kimm and Seymour Grufferman 2019.78.46

On View in Gallery 226

The rooster, apparently Amano’s favorite bird, became his protagonist in at least nine different prints which he created in 1959/60. Most of them were titled Apprehension (Fuan 不安) but in this case, a title is missing.

Image: In Copyright. Gift of Sue Y.S. Kimm and Seymour Grufferman

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