Memory No. 13 This is a very large, magnificent Print in many colors that glow, advance and recede. An abstract composition is firmly projected against a background of delicate gradations of color on the left, and on the right, an animated design in blocks of purple and green against bright blue. As in many of Hagiwara's Works, this Print provides a changing landscape of animated shapes, color and form.
Mt.Fuji Series:Evening Sky at Mt. Fuji As the sun is setting, the majestic mountain looms large against the glowing evening sky.
A white cloud bank approaches from the left, reaching into the red sky, its lively form contrasting with the firm outline of Mt.Fuji; gold reflections of light at the base of the mighty mountain complete this glowing, remarkable image.
Mt.. Fuji Series:Mt. Fuji and Wheat Fields [in Japanese] The mountain, its outlines soft in the misty athmosphere, rises mysteriously between the quietly flowing clouds, passing over it; below, the gently wafting sedge balances the cloud pattern above; Beautiful colors of varied, soft greys and beige colors enhance this subtle Work
Mt. Fuji Series:Rising Sun Mt. Fuji A remarkable, dramatic image of sunrise over Mount Fuji, illuminating, both the sky and the mountain top with brilliant color, in contrast to the dakness, still below.
Mt. Fuji Series:White Capped Mt. Fuji [in Japanese] An unusualy, almost abstract view of the white Fuji, seen in the distance, rising above rows of grey mountain terrain. Its shape is gently embossed, an unusual feature in the Artist's depiction of Fuji
Mt. Fuji Series:An Evening Moon The Colors glow in this image of the setting sun and rising of the evening moon; the outline of Mount Fuji rises against the orange glow; delicate trees balance the composition on the right.
Mt. Fuji Series:Departure of a Mountain Stream A small, snow-capped Mount Fui seen behind a mountain range; overhead, small cloud pattern in the darkened sky, contrasts with the bold, large shape of the rolling hills.
Ancient Song No. 7 A print predominantly in blue and green - the color glows as if imbued with inner depth; a pattern of parallel, yet flexible lines is in evidence in the diamond shape that is central to the design
Clown No. 8 This famous Print represents an apex of the Clown/Circus series; in glowing color the abstract shapes float and balance against the varied blue background; they recreate the fun and excitement on a night of performance,illuminated by light, stars and moon.
Mt.Fuji Series:Balmy Autumn Weather In this interesting composition, Mount Fuji appears miraculously, white and shining behind tne village houses, that are carefully composed between trees and unhanced by light and colorful shadow
Mt. Fuji Series:Distant Mt. Fuji in Winter [in Japanese] In a blue-lilac haze, under a darkened sky, Mount Fuji floats, a small conical shape of white. A wonderful balance is achieved between the curving band of dark trees, the lighter snow covered fields above and below, the mountain and dark sky.
Locus (Black) Hagiwara has created a surface of black and purple that is composed of subtle patterns of white and light purple shades; these advance and recede, thus creating a surface that appears to move, presenting the beholder a continuously fascinating image.
Aborted Flower This is one of Hideo Hagiwara's well know and remarkable images, also known as 'Devil Flower'; the flower floats as if in space on a densely textured ground of blues and black. Surrounded by a dark shadow, the white, seeded interior gleams and colorful leaves emerge from its center.