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Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Zojoji Temple, Shiba - 6mm Lifetime Edition"

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Catalog ID A2065
Artist Kawase Hasui
Title Zojoji Temple, Shiba - 6mm Lifetime Edition
Medium Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Series Title Twenty Views of Tokyo
Edition 6mm S. Watanabe Seal - Lifetime Edition
Date (1925)
Publisher S. Watanabe
Reference No Hotei #147
Size 15 -1/4 x 10 -1/2 "
Condition Very fine, with fresh colors.

Notes: Displays fresh colors throughout; never framed or displayed. The most recognizable design by the artist.

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

Provenance: From a private collection. For the past 30 years the prints were properly stored away; never being framed or displayed. The majority of the collection showcases rarely seen MINT colors; several far exceeding numerous examples seen in prior collections.

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