Obata's Yosemite: Art and Letters of Obata from His Trip to the High Sierra 1927
This volume presents Obata's Yosemite journey in his own words and art. Included are 85 full-color reproductions of sumi ink paintings, watercolors, and woodblock prints, plus an entertaining narrative of the six-week Yosemite visit as told through Obata's letters and cards to his family. Adding to the volume are essays by Janice T. Driesbach, curator at the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento, and Susan Landauer, an art historian trained at Yale University. Their contributions touch on Obata's background, his technique, the significance of his work and his trip to the High Sierra.
156 pages, softcover, full-color reproductions, published September 1993
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