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Hasui, Kawase - Small format (1883 - 1957), "Matsushima"

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Catalog ID A1950
Artist Kawase - Small format Hasui
Title Matsushima
Medium Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Series Title Surimono Format
Edition First
Date c.1930's
Publisher S. Watanabe
Reference No Hotei: Hp-43
Size 5 -3/4 x 3 -5/8 " (print); 7 x 5 " (card)
Condition Very fine.
Price $495.00
Shipping (US) $35
Shipping (Non-US) $75

Notes: Stamped on the reverse, "Made in Japan". Red "Hasui" seal in lower right corner. Still tipped to the original folder and never displayed. A seldom seen surimono design.

The Hasui 'postcard' prints were first marketed in the 1931 S. Watanabe sales catalog. Some of the designs are clearly derived from earlier oversized compositions, whereas others seem to have only been created specially as small format prints. (Hotei V.1 pg. 136)