Hasui: Harbor of Daimotsu
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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)

A full moon night at the harbor bay of Daimotsu. In front of an old building a man sitting at a fire pit.

Title: Daimotsu Amagasaki (Daimotsu, Amagasaki)

Series: Nihon fûkei shû II, Kansai hen (Collection of scenic Views of Japan II, Kansai edition)

Signature: Hasui

Seal: Kawase (Sui)

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

Date: Shôwa 15 (1940)

Size: Vertical Oban, 36,5 x 24,3 cm (block size)

Excellent impression, colours and condition. At the left corner two usual small drying holes. Lifetime edition, 1946-57. Rarely seen print by the artist.

Img. Hotei No. 335 (Narazaki 241)