Hasui

Kawase Hasui

1883-1957

Collection of Scenic Views of Japan II, Kansai Edition: Kiyomizu Temple in Kyoto
(Nihon fukei shu II Kansai hen: Kyoto Kiyomizudera)

signed Hasui with artist's seal Kawase, the title along the bottom margin Kyoto Kiyomizudera followed by the date, Showa hachinen juichi gatsu saku (Showa 8 [1933], 11th month), with Watanabe 'D' seal (Hotei 'E' ca. 1931-41), 1933

oban tate-e 15 3/8 by 10 3/8 in., 39 by 26.3 cm

The series title does not appear on prints from this series (produced over a ten year period from 1933 to 1944).

References:
Kendall H. Brown, Kawase Hasui: The complete woodblock prints, 2003, p. 452, no. 324
Kendall H. Brown, Visions of Japan: Kawase Hasui's Masterpieces, 2008, p. 90, no. 54
Kawase Hasui Woodblock Prints, Abe Publishing, 2009, p. 132, no. 211
Amanda T. Zehnder, Modern Japanese Prints: The Twentieth Century, Carnegie Museum of Art, 2009, p. 82
(inv. no. 10-5154)

price: Sold

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