HASUI -- "Hiejin Shrine in Snow" (#5)

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Title "Hiejin Shrine in Snow"
("Hiejinja no Yuki")
Date 1931 January
(1946-57 printing)
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer Black "6mm-seal" (lower right)
(used only 1946-57,
lifetime printing)
Image Size 9 1/2 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, buildings, and snow areas; extensive light "gauffrage" to trees, buildings, and umbrellas; highly detailed carving.
Condition Very Good. Very good colors. Clean front and verso.
(Faint mat-line image edges; light toning.)
Reference/Illus Hotei #242; Narazaki #318.
Comments Beautiful red temple snowscene.
Item # EG-933
Price $750