Artist: Hasui KAWASETitle: "Kiyomizu Temple, Kyoto" ("Kyoto Kiyomizu-dera")Date: November 1933"Heisei" edition, (1989/later)Series: "Collection of Scenic Views of Japan, Western Provinces" ("Nihon Fukeishu Kansai Hen") 1933-41Publisher: Watanabe ShozaburoSeal, Carver/Printer: 7mm and "Heisei" seals.Medium: Japanese Woodblock PrintImage Size: 9 3/8 x 14 1/4 (plus margins)Impression: Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, distant hills, building; light "gauffrage" to roof; baren "sujizuri" (circles) to right foreground; finely carved details.Condition: Excellent. (No flaws noted.)
Hasui Kawase (1883-1957) was a Japanese artist and printmaker who would become a prominent figure in the shin-hanga ("new prints") movement of the early 20th century. This movement was influenced by European Impressionism and its imagery focused on landscapes, women, and nature.
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