Hasui: Kegon waterfall in Nikkô
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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
Beautiful autumn scenery with a waterfall precipitating from a high cliff.
Title: Nikkô Kegon no taki (Kegon waterfall in Nikkô)
Series: : Hasui uchiwa-e jûnikei (Twelve Views by Hasui on fan prints)
Seal: Kawase (o. Sui)
Publisher: Katô Junji (seal Hanmoto Katô Junji)
Date: undated (1935)
Size: Shikishiban, 24 x 25 cm (block size)
Beautiful print and colours, verso at the upper side and at the upper margin slightly toned, some minor stains, altogether in perfect condition.
Verso: at the side a faint red stamp of a limited edition of 200 copies, without numbering. From the first edition, printed by Katô.
Hotei No. 378 (Narazaki Ka-7). For the various editions see also Brown, Kawase Hasui, The complete woodblock prints, Leiden 2003, p. 106