HASUI -- "Nogami Town, Saitama"

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Title "Nogami Town, Saitama"
("Nogami-cho, Saitama")
Date 1946
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer Red 6mm, (lifetime edition), and appropriate First Edition seal.
Image Size 9 3/8 x 13
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, mountain, buildings, foreground; baren "sujizuri" to rock wall; strongly visible woodgrain in sky; life-like reflection (pole in water).
Condition Excellent. Strong colors. Very clean backside. (Two tiny paper remnants verso edge, pencil notation lower right.)
Reference/Illus Narazaki #476
Comments Outstanding colors. Typical, peaceful and colorful rural streetscene. Bears "First Edition" seal.
Item # BG-358
Price $1250 (Sold/FWG)