||"Shinto Shrine of Kasuga at Nara" (titled only in English via "sticker")
||ca1933-35 (Shimbi Shoin Publisher ceased business in 1935)
||"Board of Tourist Industy -- Japanese Government Railways" Print
||Shimbi Shoin Publisher (Tokyo, 1905-36)
||Unusual small red
oval "Ha-sui" seal.
||9 x 13 5/8
||Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout print; nicely visible woodgrain seen in sky; highly detailed carving.
||Very Good++. Strong colors. Clean backside. (A few surface scratches; soft diagonal crease across upper right image area; light toning.) Still "top-tipped" into original "presentation folder."
||Appears to be an
UN-documented Hasui print.
||An extremely rare "red temple" image--perhaps the only Hasui image by Shimbi Shoin Publisher.
||Now $2000 (was $2500) SOLD