HASUI -- "Moon Over Arakawa River, at Akabane"

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Artist Hasui KAWASE
Title "Moon Over Arakawa River"
("Arakawa no Tsuki, Akabane")
Date 1929
(1957-89 printing)
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer "7mm seal" lower/left
(1957-1989 printing)
Image Size 9 1/4 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine.
Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to clouds, sky, water, and foregroud areas; nice "gauffrage" (embossing) to moon, cloud's edges, and waves; highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent.
Very clean front and verso. (No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus Narazaki #162; Hotei #159.
Comments Gorgeuous moonlit night scene.
Item # BG-340
Price $675