HASUI -- "Cherry Blossoms at Night, in Kogane"

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Title "Cherry Blossoms at Night, in Kogane"
("Kogane no Yozakura")
Date 1935
(later edition, 2005)
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer 7mm and "Heisei" seals.
Image Size 10 x 12 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, trees, water and foreground; finely carved details.
Condition Excellent. (No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus Narazaki #351; Hotei #354.
Comments A beautiful "oval design." Reissued in Spring 2005 by Watanabe using their original woodblocks from 1935; other such recently reissued Hasui prints are discussed in "June 2002 - Five Additional Hasui Prints Re-issued by Watanabe."
Item # JS-2216
Price $365