(embankment of Sumida River)
(aka "Woman with Lantern")
||Obtained via prominent San Francisco dealer contact (active 1897 to 2007--store now closed).
||Hasegawa/Nishinomiya's "Night Scenes"
(Tokyo publisher--known active 1938 until late-1950's; then sporadically until present day.)
||7 1/4 x 10
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; highly detailed carving.
||Excellent. Fresh, strong colors. (No flaws noted.)
||Hasegawa Catalogue #1256.
||One of the delightful "Night Scenes" series of prints by Hasegawa/Nishinomiya--an early series of 21 prints
which together convey "the essense of shin-hanga."
Seldom seen image. (Stock photo.)