HASUI -- "Shinkawa Riverside, Handa, Bishu"

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Title "Shinkawa Riverside, Handa, Bishu"
("Bishu Handa Shinkawabata")
Date March 1935 (lifetime printing; 1946-1957)
Series "Scenic of Views of the Tokaido"
("Tokaido Fukei Senshu")
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer Red "6mm-seal" (used only 1946-57, lifetime printing)
Image Size 9 1/2 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading to sky, buildings, water area, and foreground; light "gauffrage" to roof-top's snow accumulation and pathway; light "baren sujizuri" to foreground snow; nicely detailed carving.
Condition Good to Very Good. Quite good colors. (Tape residues top verso; faint matline in margin; archival repair to upper/right corner; few surface scratches.)
Reference/Illus Narazaki #191; Hotei #231.
Comments Colorful wintertime snowscene. Not often seen.
Item # DG-230
Price $625 (Sold/PB)