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Kawase Hasui, 1883-1957
Souvenirs of Travel, Third Series: Starlit Night at Miyajima
(Tabi miyage dai sanshu: Hoshizukiyo [Miyajima])

signed Hasui with artist's seal Kawase, with publisher's seal Hanken shoyu Watanabe Shozaburo (Copyright ownership Watanabe Shozaburo) on the right margin (Hotei 'B' seal, ca. 1924-30), the print title on the left margin, Hoshizukiyo (Miyajima), followed by the date, Showa sannen saku (made in Showa 3 [1928])
dai oban tate-e 15 1/4 by 10 1/4 in., 38.7 by 25.9 cm
References:
Kendall H. Brown, Kawase Hasui: The Complete Woodblock Prints, 2003, p. 352, no. 140
Carolyn M. Putney, Fresh Impression: Early Modern Japanese Prints, Toledo Museum of Art, 2013, p. 153, cat. no. 104
price: Sold