Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Kasugo-cho"
|Medium||0riginal Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Series Title||Selection of Scenes of Japan|
|Edition||First, and only. #41/300.|
|Reference No||Hotei #90|
|Size||12 x 9 "|
|Condition||Mint, with superb colors.|
Notes: Limitation number on the reverse: #41/300. Accompanied by the original, titled folder. A superb, pre-earthquake print.
Provenance: Purchased from S. H. Mori in Chicago, mid-1930s. Three generations in an American family collection.
Narazaki suggests the, "This composition, which uses many black lines and blocks, accurately represents the back of the Kumamoto 'Shiamachi' (low-city)".