||"Snow at Daichi"
("Daichi no Yuki")
(later edition, 2011)
||One of only 5 Hasui images originally published by Isetatsu Publisher 1925-26
(Tokyo, active 1925-26).
(Isetatsu's original blocks)
||9 3/8 x 14 1/4
Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; extensive "gauffrage" to snowflakes,
trees, roofs, and umbrella; highly detailed carving.
(No flaws noted.)
||Hotei #144; Narazaki #I-1.
||Published by Shobisha (who acquired woodblocks from Isetatsu decades ago).
by Shobisha (Spring 2011) from Isetatsu's original block-set--not seen since the 1920's.
||Available NOW as JS-2847;