Works of Art
John Wissemann Three Geisha Playing Instruments Colored Pencil Drawing
John Wissemann (American, 20th century) Three Geisha Playing Instruments. Colored pencil drawing on paper depicting three Geisha in typical Ukiyo-e style. Signed lower right “J. Wissemann”. Measures: 43 × 23 1/2 inches, framed: 49 1/2 × 34 3/4 × 3/4 inches.
Note: Wissemann is a contemporary artist from Maine who derives his inspiration from art history, including all cultures, periods and styles. In this work, which is rendered entirely using colored pencils, was created during his exploration of Japanese Ukiyo-e woodblock prints.