||Obtained directly from Robert O. Muller's Estate
(following his death, via dealer contact).
||Hasegawa/Nishinomiya's "Night Scenes"
(Tokyo publisher--known active 1938 until late-1950's; then sporadically until present day.)
||7 1/4 x 10
Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; amazingly life-like reflection;
highly detailed carving.
(Tiny flaw top edge rock.)
||Hasegawa Catalogue #1258.
||One of the delightful "Night Scenes" series of prints by Hasegawa/Nishinomiya--an early series of 21 prints
which together convey "the essense of shin-hanga."