Man with Bird stands erect, his body simplified, one hand on his heart, the other holding a little bird, expressive of emotion and care. He looks out as if spellbound and awed by the expanse of nature; behind him, in the distance, a plume of smoke rises blue, on the red volcano.
We appear to sense that man is alone and surrounded by vast forces of the natural world. This is materfully expressed by Azechi with few, strongly felt compositional devices. Beautiful colors of varied blues and grey, bright red, white and black add to the distinction of this work