||"Snow at Ueno Kiyomizu Temple"
("Ueno Kiyomizu no Yuki")
(later edition, c1980/2000's)
||One of 16 Hasui images originally published by Kawaguchi & Sakai (1929-30).
||9 3/8 x 14 1/4
Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; "gauffrage" (embossing) to tree's accumulation of snow and
falling snow-flakes; highly detailed carving.
||Frontispiece to Pachter's "Kawase Hasui and his Contemporaries" reference;
Andacht p111; Narazaki #KS-1; Hotei #181.
||Easily Hasui's finest snowscene image of the Kawaguchi/Sakai designs.
Published by Shobisha (who acquired woodblocks from Kawaguchi & Sakai around 1950).
Available NOW As JS-2713;
JS-2421 Sold; DG-20 Sold;
DG-09 Sold; CG-742 Sold)