HASUI -- "Kikoji Temple, Nara"

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Title "Kikoji Temple, Nara"
("Kikoji, Naraken")
Date 1950
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer Watanabe "I-seal" of printer Ono Gintaro (lifetime edition; and an appropriate seal for first edition).
Image Size 9 1/2 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; woodgrain visible in sky; outstandingly life-like reflection.
Condition Very Good to Excellent. Strong colors. Clean backside. (Two tiny paper hinges to verso edge; slight toning, light wear.)
Reference/Illus Narazaki #514
Comments Beautiful sunset and reflection scene. (Bears unusual Watanabe "I-seal" of printer Ono Gintaro in right margin.)
Item # BG-234
Price $1250 (Sold/NS)