||"A High Bridge by Night"
||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 3/8 x 10 1/8
(trimmed to image edge, as issued)
Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; deep saturation of pigments;
highly detailed carving.
(No flaws noted.)
||Hasegawa Catalogue #1241.
||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."