Shirô: Iizaka Onsen
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Kasamatsu Shirô (1898-1991)
An atmospheric winter night scene of illuminated inns along the Surikami river, in the traditional Onsen resort of Iizaka in Fukushima prefecture.
Carver: Nagashima Michio
Printer: Shinmi Saburô
Publisher: Unsôdô, Kyoto
Date: Showa 29 (1954)
Size: Vertical Ôban, 36,5 x 24,2 cm (image size)
First edition, dated in margin. Excellent impression and colours. Watermark "Un" in lower left corner. Perfect condition. Two usual printer’s smudges in right margin. Bottom right corner with typical cut-out kentô mark (printing registration). A rare and very atmospheric onsen view.