HASUI -- "Snow at Heian Shrine, Kyoto"

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Title "Snow at Heian Shrine, Kyoto" ("Heianjingu no Yuki, Kyoto")
Date 1948 (likely 1950's/60's printing--clearly on old paper)
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer unsealed (not uncommon from Watanabe Publisher)
Image Size 9 1/2 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Wonderful "bokashi" shading; baren "sujizuri" tracings seen at bottom; light "gauffraged" accumulation of snow rooftop and to dark falling snow streaks; highly detailed, crisp key-lines.
Condition Excellent. Clean backside (tiny paper residues verso top). (No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus Narazaki #492
Comments Gorgeous red temple/
snowscene image--rarely seen. Unsealed prints (hand-applied) are not uncommon from Watanabe.
Item # BG-59
Price $1100 (Sold/DR)