||Hasui KAWASE (1883-1957)
||"(Child with) A Ball"
||Private placement. Consigned by family of Air Force serviceman
John Kinney stationed in Tokyo 1946-57.
||"Twelve Subjects of Children"
||Black "6-mm seal"
||9 1/2 x 14 1/4
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading throughout print; life-like
shadowing; crisp key-lines, highly detailed carving.
||Nearly Excellent. Excellent colors. Clean front and verso.
(Slight toning; couple tiny spots; very slight wear.) Dealer sticker verso.
||Narazaki #412; Hotei #248.
||Delightful and colorful child image. One of only 2 prints ever completed
of this series. Seldom seen.