Kinoshita Tomio is a well-listed printmaker born in 1923 in a Japanese
He graduated in 1941 from the Nagoya City Crafts High School. Originally an
oil painter, he learned the art of seal carving from his wife and started making
prints in 1955. He exhibited at the Japanese Print Association, winning their
association prize in 1957.
From 1960 to 19066, he was a member of the National Painting Association and
submitted works annually for exhibitions up until the 62nd annual Japanese Print
Association exhibit in 1994. He died in 2004.
Another detail of this artwork is below