HASUI -- "Ikegami Honmonji Temple" (#6)

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Title "Ikegami Honmonji Temple"
("Ikegami Honmon-Ji")
Date 1931 (circa 1946-57)
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer "6-mm" (lifetime printing)
Image Size 9 1/2 x 14 3/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, trees, and snow areas; light "gauffrage" to accumulated snow in trees; light "baren sujizuri" circles to foreground snow; highly detailed carving.
Condition Very Good. Quite good colors. (Thin tape residues top margin edge; faint mat-line three image edges; very slight wear; slight fading.)
Reference/Illus Blair, Toledo 1936 #28; Narazaki #320; Hotei #245.
Comments One of Hasui's beautiful wintertime snowscenes.
Item # BG-423
Price $315 (Reserved/MK)