HASUI -- "Yama Temple, Sendai"

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Title "Yama Temple, Sendai"
("Sendai Yamanodera")
Date 1933 March
Series "Collection of Scenic Views of Japan, Eastern Japan Edition"
("Nihon Fukei shu Hagashi Nihon Hen")
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer "6mm-seal" lower/left
(used only 1946-57)
Lifetime printing.
Image Size 9 1/8 x 14 1/8
Impression Very Fine.
Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout; extensive deep "gauffrage" (embossing) to falling streaks of rain; life-like relections; highly detailed carving.
Condition Good++. Good colors (somewhat faded).
Clean front and backside.
(Faint mat-line top/right edges; light toning; light wear.)
Reference/Illus Narazaki #203; Hotei #295.
Comments Softly colored temple scene--extensively over-printed with "gauffraged" (embossed) streaks of falling rain.
Seldom seen.
Item # GG-125
Price Special Pricing $375

($900+ if perfect)