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Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Kasugo-cho (Pre-Earthquake)"

arrow-left arrow right "Kasugo-cho (Pre-Earthquake)" by Hasui, Kawase
Catalog ID A2298
Artist Kawase Hasui
Title Kasugo-cho (Pre-Earthquake)
Medium Original Limited Edition Japanese Woodblock Print
Series Title Selection of Scenes of Japan
Edition First, and only. #41/300.
Date 1922
Publisher S. Watanabe Color Print Co.
Reference No Hotei #90
Size 12 x 9 "
Condition Very fine, with superb colors.
Price $8500.00
Shipping (US) $0.00
Shipping (Non-US) $0.00

Notes: A superb, uncirculated pre-earthquake print. Red limitation number on the reverse: #41/300. Accompanied by the original S. Watanabe studio titled folder.

Narazaki suggests the, "This composition, which uses many black lines and blocks, accurately represents the back of the Kumamoto 'Shiamachi' (low-city)".

Provenance: Purchased from S. H. Mori in Chicago, mid-1930s. Three generations in the same American family collection.