Japanese Art:Prints:Shin Hanga


1st Ed. Japanese Woodblock Print Hasui Kawase Evening Rain Kawarago
item#: 1407323
price: $750.00
Occupation era 1st edition Japanese shin hanga woodblock print titled "Evening Rain at Kawarago" by Kawase Hasui (1883-1957) dated in the lower left margin Showa 22 (1947). The artist's black ink signature and red seal are at the lower left corner of the image. The 6mm circular seal of the publisher Watanabe (used 1946-1957) is at the lower right corner. Paper size: 15" x 10 3/8" (image size: slightly over 13 3/4" x 9 1/2"). Very good overall condition. A vertical fade line is evident along the left side of the image. Three small areas of tape residue are along the top edge of the back. The right and bottom margins appear to be slightly trimmed. This image is color illustrated as plate 504 (page 547) in Volume 2 of "Kawase Hasui: The Complete Woodblock Prints" by Kendall H. Brown, Hotei Publishing, 2003.

1st Ed. Japanese Woodblock Print Hasui Kawase Evening Rain Kawarago
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