In an oval, egg-like form, a man in profile relates to the bird; both by means of simplified shape and lines of beard and feathers. In the distance a row of mountains again relates Azechi's image to nature, of all the creatures, man is but one.
Bird and Man appear repeatedly in Azechi's work; the two are always in close contact, related in color and detail and bonded in a special way.
outstanding color state and condition
very faint mat line in lower margin
small tape stain top left corner of margin