HASUI -- "Snow at Miyajima"

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Artist Hasui KAWASE
(1883-1957)
Title "Snow at Miyajima"
("Miyajima no Yuki")
Date 1929 (later edition, 1990's)
Series One of 16 Hasui images originally published by Kawaguchi & Sakai (1929-30).
Publisher Shobisha
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 9 3/8 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; life-like reflection; highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent.
(No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus Andacht p111; Narazaki #KS-2.
Comments Published by Shobisha (who acquired woodblocks from Kawaguchi & Sakai around 1950).
Item # Available NOW as JS-2752;
(JS-1550 Sold/KZ;
JS-1012 Sold/JA;
JS-1011 Sold)
Price $435