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Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Zojoji Temple, Shiba"

"Zojoji Temple, Shiba" by Hasui, Kawase
Catalog ID A2544
Artist Kawase Hasui
Title Zojoji Temple, Shiba
Medium Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Series Title Twenty Views of Tokyo
Edition S. Watanabe Seal
Date 1925
Publisher S. Watanabe Color Print Co.
Reference No Hotei #147
Size 15 -1/4 x 10 -1/2 "
Condition Very fine, with superb colors.

Notes: Fresh to market. Part of a single-family collection, that was properly stored in California since the 1930s.

Narazaki states, "The work illustrates the vermilion gate of the temple, large and angled, with a pine tree in the foreground. A woman walks during a blizzard, her umbrella partially shut against the storm. This is a masterpiece within Hasui's oeuvre, and no other by him received as much praise". - Hotei Vol. 1; pg. 74

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