SKIOLD, Birgit

Yuko Shiraishi etching with silver leaf, 10/ 25 copies



Yuko Shiraishi etching with silver leaf. Although listed as with silver leaf, we think it is copper or gold leaf carefully applied partially over the etching. Printed on hand made wove paper. Signed and numbered in pencil by the artist.

Image size 125 x 175mm (5 x 6.75 inches)

Sheet size 30 x 30cm (11.75 x 11.75 inches)


This was plate 97, as published in ‘A Tribute to Birgit Skiold’ , 1983.

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Yuko Shiraishi   [Japan 1956 – ]

Yuko Shiraishi painter and print maker. She was born in Tokyo and lived in Vancouver, Canada between 1974 and 1976 before moving to England to study at the Chelsea School of Art in London from 1978–1982. Since 1980, she has exhibited frequently, both in London and overseas, including at Annely Juda Fine Art, London; Shigeru Yokota Gallery, Tokyo; and the Gallery Kasahara, Osaka. Her work is represented in numerous public collections around the world including the British Museum and The National Museum of Art, Osaka. She lives and works in London. Major public commissions of her work include a mural for the reception of the BBC Media Centre in White City in 2004, and an interior colour scheme for Nigata Hospital in Nigata, Japan.

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