Kawase Hasui, Snow from a Clear Sky, Miyajima

Kawase Hasui, 1883-1957

Souvenirs of Travel, Second Series: Snow from a Clear Sky, Miyajima
(Tabi miyage dainishu: Seiten no yuki, Miyajima)

signed Hasui with artist's pre-earthquake seal Kawase, and red Watanabe publisher's seal, the series title cartouche on left margin, Tabi miyage dai nishu, followed by the print title, Seiten no yuki (Miyajima), and the date, Taisho ju, ni, jushichi (Taisho 10 [1921], 2nd month, 17th day)

dai oban tate-e 15 3/8 by 10 3/8 in., 39 by 26.5 cm

References:
Kendall H. Brown, Kawase Hasui: The complete woodblock prints, 2003, no. 57
Carolyn M. Putney, et al., Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints, Toledo Museum of Art, 2013, cat. no. 54

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