Hasui: Rain in Maekawa
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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
Pouring rain at night, a sole figure on the empty street.
Title: Sôshû Maekawa no ame (Rain in Maekawa, Sôshû)
Series: Tôkaidô fûkei senshû (Selection of views of the Tokaido)
Seal: Kawase (Sui)
Date: Shôwa 7 (1932)
Size: Vertical Oban, 36,1 x 24,2 cm
Very good impression, colours and condition. Later lifetime edition printed c. 1946-57. As often, without publisher seal.
Img. Hotei No. 223 (Narazaki 175). According to Narazaki this print was one of Hasui's favorites. (cit. Brown, Kawase Hasui, p. 85)