Twenty Views of Tokyo: Ochanomizu
(Tokyo Nijukkei: Ochanomizu)
a bird's eye view of a canal during a heavy snowstorm; signed Hasui with artist's seal Kawase, the publisher's seal (ca. 1924-30) on the left margin, Hanken shoyu Watanabe Shozaburo (copyright ownership Watanabe Shozaburo) followed by the print title Ochanomizu and the date Taisho jugonen saku (Taisho 15 )
dai oban tate-e 15 3/8 by 10 3/8 in., 39.1 by 26.5 cm
Kendall H. Brown, Kawase Hasui: The Complete Woodblock Prints, 2003, p. 358, no. 150
Carolyn M. Putney, Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints, Toledo Museum of Art, 2013, p. 143, cat. 88
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July 10, 2020
Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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