Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Golden-banded Lilies"
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Edition||First state, not shown in Hotei.|
|Reference No||Hotei #495|
|Size||15 -3/4 x 10 -3/4"|
|Condition||Very fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: Removed from the original folder and never displayed. The first state (not shown in Hotei), with the seal of the printer (Ono Gintaro) in the lower right margin. Colors are much stronger then the example shown in the Hotei catalog. Watanabe publisher's 6mm seal and seal "A", in the lower right.
RARE; 1st Edition example. An unusual subject for the artist.