Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Moon Over Izura"
|Title||Moon Over Izura|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Reference No||Hotei #575|
|Size||15 -1/2 x 10 -1/2 "|
|Condition||Very fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: S. Watanabe 6mm seal; lower left corner. Properly stored since original purchase from S. Watanabe print shop. Izura is in Ibaraki Prefecture. The nearby coastline is noted for its picturesque scenery of craggy cliffs.
Provenance: The collection was initially purchased directly from S. Watanabe print shop in the mid-1940's and has always been properly stored away in a single collection. The majority of the works showcase rarely seen MINT colors; several far exceeding numerous examples seen in prior collections.