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||"Onshi Park, Shiba"
("Shiba Onshi Koen")
(later edition, reprinted from original blocks)
||7mm and "Heisei" seals.
||9 3/8 x 14 1/4
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, distant trees, water, and foreground; nicely over-printed
streaks of falling "rain"; silver "mica" highlights; finely carved details.
||Excellent. (No flaws noted.)
||Narazaki #298; Hotei #422.
||Beautifully evocative scene of a carefully manicured tree. Reissued in Fall 2004 by Watanabe using their original woodblocks from 1937;
other such recently reissued Hasui prints are discussed in "June 2002 - Five Additional Hasui Prints Re-issued by Watanabe."
||Available NOW As JS-2816;