Hamaguchi, Yozo (1909 - 2000), "Violet Butterfly"
|Medium||Colored Mezzotint Etching|
|Edition||H.C. (hors commerce) ed.145|
|Reference No||Hamaguchi pl. 170-4|
|Size||1 -3/4 x 1 -3/4 " (image); 4 x 4 " (sheet)|
Notes: Signed in pencil by the artist, and inscribed; "H. C." (hors commerce).
"H.C." are traditionally works printed with the regular edition for use by the artist for business and exhibitions.
Hamaguchi is regarded as one of the finest mezzotint artists in history, and his works are in museums world-wide.