Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Tsuchizaki, Akita"
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Series Title||Souvenirs of Travel, Third Series|
|Edition||S. Watanabe Seal|
|Publisher||S. Watanabe Color Print Co.|
|Reference No||Hotei #136a|
|Size||15- 1/4 x 10- 1/4 "|
|Condition||Very fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: Much stronger colors than the example illustrated in the Hotei (136a) catalog.
As Narazaki explains: 'There are two versions of this image, each with different color schemes. The second (136a) has less red and appears more composed. Storehouses are lined up along the opposite bank, a dilapidated boat abandoned in the foreground'.