HASUI --"Miyajima by Moonlight"

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Title "Miyajima by Moonlight"
("Miyajima no Tsuiyo")
Date 1947 (later edition, 2003)
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer "7mm" and "Heisei" seals.
Image Size 9 3/8 x 14 1/2
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, distant mountains, water, and foreground; life-like reflection; finely carved details.
Condition Excellent. (No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus Andacht p.106; Narazaki #479; Hotei #497.
Comments Gorgeous nightime Miyajima scene. Reissued in Fall 2003 by Watanabe using their original woodblocks from 1947; other such recently reissued Hasui prints are discussed in "June 2002 - Five Additional Hasui Prints Re-issued by Watanabe."
Item # Available NOW as JS-2985;
(JS-2973 Sold/CB;
JS-1987 Sold/DD)
Price $375