Hasui: Kaesông, Korea
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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)

A view from Korea: a riverbank in the twilight, in the background a tinted red mountan range.

Title: Chôsen Kaijô (Kaesông, Korea)

Series: Zoku Chôsen fûkei (Korean views supplement)

Signature: Hasui

Seal: Kawase (o. Sui)

Publisher: Watanabe (circular 6-mm seal, Hotei A)

Date: Shôwa 15 (1940)

Size: Oban tate-e, 36,2 x 24,2 cm (print size)

Fine impression and colours. Lifetime edition, ca. 1950. Two small pinholes in left margin, as usually. Small stain, minor crease, otherwise excellent condition. Lightly attached on the left to original presentation matting.

Hotei No. 447 (Narazaki 446)