HASUI -- "Saishoin Temple in Snow, Hirosaki"

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Title "Saishoin Temple in Snow, Hirosaki"
("Hirosaki Saishoin")
Date 1936 (later edition, 2002)
Series na
Publisher Watanabe
Seal, Carver/Printer "7-mm" and "Heisei" seals
Image Size 9 1/2 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine.
Superbly executed "bokashi" shading; light "gauffrage" (embossing) to roof-top snow accumulation; highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent. (No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus Narazaki #217.
Comments Reissued in mid-2002 by Watanabe using their original woodblocks from 1936, as discussed in "June 2002 - Five Additional Hasui Prints Re-issued by Watanabe."
Item # Possibly Available, Inquire
(JS-2895 Sold/MS;
JS-2775 Sold/JH;
JS-2616 Sold/EY;
JS-2541 Sold/SC;
JS-1762 Sold/MC;
JS-1761 Sold;
JS-1609 Sold; JS-1608 Sold)
Price $325