Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Small Boat in a Spring Shower (Pre-Earthquake)"
|Title||Small Boat in a Spring Shower (Pre-Earthquake)|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Publisher||S. Watanabe Color Print Co.|
|Reference No||Hotei #49a|
|Size||8 -1/4 x 15 -1/2 " (nagaban format)|
|Condition||Very fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: Stamped on the reverse, "Made in Japan" and "#707" (catalog number). This is the smaller variant impression/state, with large margins and the same date. - Hotei Vol. 1; pg 59
'The rendition of a spring shower that creates a vague outline of pines along the water-line is a unique trait in Hasui's work'.
One of Hasui's most admired pre-earthquake rain scenes.