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Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Horyu Temple"

arrow-left arrow right "Horyu Temple" by Hasui, Kawase
Catalog ID A2194
Artist Kawase Hasui
Title Horyu Temple
Medium Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Series Title
Edition First
Date 1956
Publisher Watanabe
Reference No Hotei #608
Size 15 -1/2 x 10 -1/4 "
Condition Very fine.
Price $1200.00
Shipping (US) $59.00
Shipping (Non-US) $180.00

Notes: S. Watanabe 6mm circular seal in the l.r., as shown in Hotei.

Reportedly founded in the late 6th century by the regent, Prince Shotoku, the temple is located in south-western Nara. The buildings include wooden structures dating to the late 7th and early 8th centuries, making them the oldest surviving examples of their type in Japan.

Purchased directly from Watanabe by an American collector shortly after publication.