Taeko Takabe

b. 1941

Small Fish Frolicking at the Waterfront
(Mizube de tawamureru kozakana tachi)

intaglio and serigraph; numbered and signed in pencil below the composition, 4/35, Taeko Takabe

19 5/8 by 12 7/8 in., 49.9 by 32.6 cm

Taeko Takabe is a graduate of the Woman's Art College. In 1996 she studied art in New York City with the help of a scholarship from the Japanese Ministry of Culture. She is a member of the Japan Print Association. Her work is in the collections of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the British Museum and the American Library of Congress.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Message from Papua No. 12, mixed media, 2002, accession no. M2004.144

Tsuruoka Family Collection (Kakunen Tsuruoka, artist, 1892-1977)

price: $300


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