Shotei -- "Moon Under Bridge at Hakozaki"

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Artist Shotei (Hiroaki TAKAHASHI)
(1871-1945) (aka "Rakutei")
Title "Moon Under Bridge at Hakozaki"
(given name)
Date ca1920's/30's (pre-1936)
Provenance Obtained from Robert O. Muller's Collection following his death (via a dealer contact).
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 4 5/8 x 6 7/8
Impression Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading; crisply and highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent. Strong, unfaded colors. (Light toning; few margin marks.) Clean backside.
Reference/Illus website #S-49; 1936 Watanabe Catalogue #161.
Comments A beautiful nighttime high bridge with travelers crossing. Seldom seen.
Item # EG-159
Price $325 (Sold/NK)