||HASEGAWA, Sadanobu III (1881-1963)
||"Maiko Watching Sunset"
||Obained via Uchida Publisher's "Family Archives." Founded in 1919, a few of Uchida's
long-held collection of original 1950's prints have recently found their way to modern
||Nishinomiya's "Japanese Scenes on 'Tanzaku'"
||Uchida Bijutsu Shoshi
(Kyoto, 1919 to present)
||3 1/8 x 14 1/4 "tanzaku"
(tall/narrow "pillar print")
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; highly detailed carving.
||Nearly Excellent. (Tiny tear top edge--otherwise flawless.
Original narrow margins--as published.
||ca1920 "Hasegawa Catalogue" #1593.
||From a series of tall/narrow ("tanzauku") prints by Hasegawa/Nishinomiya--
a challenging format designed to hang from the interior roof-poles
of early traditional Japanese homes.