Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Tamiya Village, Saitama"
|Title||Tamiya Village, Saitama|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Edition||First and only.|
|Reference No||Hotei #460|
|Size||10 -3/4 x 15 -3/4 "|
|Condition||Fine, with fresh colors. Marks in margins.|
Notes: Very scarce with the chop of the printer - "Surishi Ono Gintaro" (Print master Ono Gintaro), in the lower right margin under the Watanabe copyright seal.
First edition prints from the late 1930's and 1940's are seldom seen due to paper rationing at that time, and the fact that Watanabe had a dwindling number of foreign customers. As a result, he printed fewer examples.