Hasui: Moon over the Arakawa river
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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
Atmospheric night scene of the Arakawa river.
Title: Arakawa no Tsuki (Akabane) (Moon over the Arakawa river, Akabane)
Series: Tôkyô nijûkei (Twenty views of Tokyo)
Seal: Kawase (Sui)
Publisher: Watanabe (round 6 mm seal, Hotei A)
Date: Shôwa 4 (1929)
Size: Vertical Oban, 36, 2 x 24 cm (block size)
Excellent impression and colours. Lifetime edition, printed from the original wood blocks, 1946-57.
Img: Hotei No. 159 (Narazaki 162)