Hasui, Kawase (1883 - 1957), "Dusk at Nenoyama Mountain (Limited Edition)"
|Title||Dusk at Nenoyama Mountain (Limited Edition)|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Edition||First and only; #/500 Edition|
|Publisher||S. Watanabe Color Print Co.|
|Reference No||Hotei #602|
|Size||19 -1/4 x 8 " (Naga-ban Format)|
|Condition||Mint, with superb colors.|
Notes: Comes with the original S. Watanabe studio folder. Near mint condition; never framed or displayed. Red limitation stamp on reverse and numbered, #/500 in kanji. S. Watanabe diamond-shaped copyright sticker, "S. Watanabe Color Print Co. 6-19 Ginza 8-Chome, Tokyo" on reverse.
After a hard day of work, a mountain woodcutter is on their journey home from Nenoyama mountain in Saitama prefecture. The horizon is still red, but the mountains and the long road in front of the woodcutter are already in the shadow of the evening.
A serene naga-ban size design by the artist.