HASUI -- "Chuzenji Lake, Nikko"

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Artist Hasui KAWASE
(1883-1957)
Title "Chuzenji Lake, Nikko"
("Nikko Chuzenjiko")
Date 1930 (late edition, 1990's)
Series One of 16 Hasui images originally published by Kawaguchi & Sakai (1929-30).
Publisher Shobisha
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 9 1/4 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine.
Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout; light "gauffrage" to clouds; highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent.
(No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus Narazaki #KS-13.
Comments Published by Shobisha (who acquired woodblocks from Kawaguchi & Sakai around 1950).
Item # Possibly Available--Inquire;
(MM-49 Sold--SM;
CG-889 Sold)
Price $435