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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1293744 (stock #Hasui209)
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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
Kozu, Osaka, 1924 (Taisho 13, the year after the Great Kanto Earthquake).
From Souvenirs of Travels, Third Series.
A first edition bearing the red Tabi Miyage Daisanshu seal and no publisher's seal.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.50 x 10.25 inches.
Condition: Stunning color. Toning at margins and verso. Uneven top margin. Lower left corner margin chipped.
This design is on the cover of "Dreams and Diversions: Essays on Japanese Woodblock Prin...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1291962 (stock #Hasui207)
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Kawase Hasui
Torii Gate on a Snowy Day
Date: 1930s
Size: Approximately 5.75 x 3.75 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Tipped at top to original cardstock.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1950 item #1287987 (stock #Hasui 205)
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Kawase Hasui
Shirozaki, Tajima, 1924.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.5 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the Watanabe C (sausage) seal indicating printing between 1929-1942.
Signed in purple and sealed in red by the artist.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1284612 (stock #Hasui 200)
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Kawase Hasui
Shiba Zojoji (Zojoji Temple, Shiba).
Size: Oban.
From the series Twenty views of Tokyo.
Date: 1925.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the Watanabe D seal (used 1931-1941).
Condition: Very good. A couple of very faint spots. Lightly toned.
The most famous snow scene in shin hanga.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1950 item #1266935 (stock #Hasui 194)
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Kawase Hasui
Woman walking in snow with dog
Date: Early postwar.
Image size. Approximately 5.75 x 3.75 inches.
The woodblock print is tipped at the top to an original early postwar Christmas card.
Condition: Print is excellent. Card is slightly worn.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1255105 (stock #Hasui183)
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Kawase Hasui
Katada in Ohmi
Bears the oval Hasui seal.
Publisher: Watanabe.
Date: post-1970.
Size: Approximately 6.0 x 4.0 inches.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1253246 (stock #Hasui 182)
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Kawase Hasui
The Beach at Kaiganji in Sanuki Province, 1934.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the D seal, indicating a first edition.
Size: Oban, Approximately 15.25 x 10.25 inches.
Condition: Excellent with nearly invisible tone line near left margin.
A magnificent rare print.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1252288 (stock #Hasui179)
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Kawase Hasui
Rain at Shinobazu Pond
Date: 1929.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15,25 x 10.0 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the Watanabe A seal in the right margin, indicating a first edition.
Condition: Very good. Light toning and fading.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1252284 (stock #Hasui 178)
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Kawase Hasui
Hachirogata Lagoon in Akita District
Date: 1927.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.0 x 10.0 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the Watanabe A seal in the right margin, indicating a first edition.
Condition: Very good. The margins have been repaired by a conservator. The verso is toned.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1236687 (stock #Hasui166)
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Kawase Hasui
Moonlight at Kiyosumi Garden
This edition has a greenish glow. Compare with our Hasui 152.
Date: 1938.
Size: Oban.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the Watanabe 6 mm round seal in the lower left corner.
This is a lifetime edition printed between 1946 and 1957.
Condition: Very good. Some scuffs in the form of faint darker spots in the sky and lines to the right of lantern reflection in the pool. Please see photos.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1236578 (stock #Hasui 163)
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Kawase Hasui
Mount Fuji After Snow (Tagonoura)
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.5 inches.
Date: 1932. This edition is early postwar.
Publisher: Doi Hanagaten. Carver: Harada, Printer: Yokoi.
Condition: Excellent save for one small spot of foxing between the upper branches. On the back, the scene and artist are noted in pencil.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1236569 (stock #Hasui 162)
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Kawase Hasui
Hida Kamagatake
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.5 inches.
Date: 1933. This is a lifetime edition published between 1946 and 1957.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the red 6mm seal.
Condition: Very good. The tonal difference at the lower right corner appears to be an impression flaw, rather than a matte line.
A rarely seen Hasui image.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1940 item #1233463 (stock #Hasui 160)
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Kawase Hasui
Springtime Forest
Date: 1930s.
Size: Approximately 7.75 x 5.25 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the Hasui seal.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1217024 (stock #Hasui143)
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Kawase Hasui
Torii Gate in Snow
Date: 1930s.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Image size: Koban. Approximately 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
Condition: Excellent. Tipped at top and bottom to original cardstock.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1217023 (stock #Hasui 142)
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Kawase Hasui
Konjiki Hiraizumi
Date: 1930s.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Image size: Koban. Approximately 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
Condition: Excellent. Tipped at top and bottom to original cardstock.
More muted tones are used in this edition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1206926 (stock #Hasui 137)
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Kawase Hasui
Kawai Bridge
Date: 1930s
Size: Koban. Approximately 7.5 x 5.0 inches.
Provenance: The Robert O. Muller collection
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1205145 (stock #Hasui 133)
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Kawase Hasui
The Shrine of Kasuga at Nara
Date: 1935
Size: Oban. 14.0 x 9.75 inches.
Publisher: Shimbishoin (for Japanese Government Railways)
Bears the oval Hasui seal
This print is as issued by the Railway on it's original display backing with string hanger. The original description tag is on the verso.
Condition: Light soiling and toning.
Very few of these survive. Please Google the excellent article, "The Unknown Kasuga Shrine Print of Hasui KAWASE," b...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1194396 (stock #Hasui 122)
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Kawase Hasui
Kenchoji Temple in the Rain
Size: Approximately 5.5 x 4.0 inches.
Date: 1950s.
Condition: Excellent. Tipped at top to original cardstock. Kenchoji is a Zen temple in Kamamura.
Provenance: This print was found among a group of post-war woodblock print greeting cards addressed to Justin Williams, who was General Douglas MacArthur's chief liaison to the Japanese government.