KASAMATSU -- Mt Fuji from Lake Ashino, Hakone

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Title "Mt Fuji from Lake Ashino, Hakone" ("Hakone, Ashino-ko no Fuji")
Date 1935; early edition circa 1940's/50's
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer 6mm seal (lower left corner)
Image Size 9 1/2 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillful "bokashi" shading to sky, hills, water, and foreground grasses; deep "gauffrage" to Mt Fuji's outline, snow fields, and reflection; life-like reflection.
Condition Very Good to Excellent. Excellent colors. Clean backside. (Two small "bumps" to lower margin's edge; minor surface scratches to tree trunks lower left.) Still tipped into original "presentation folder."
Reference/Illus Grund #W-24.
Comments A beautiful, reflected Mt Fuji image. Seldom seen.
Item # EB-02
Price $595 (Sold)