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Lot 0017
  • Artist: Hasui KAWASE
  • Title: "Iris Gardens at Meiji Shrine" ("Meiji Jingu Shobu Den")
  • Date: 1951 "Heisei" edition, (1989/later)
  • Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo
  • Seal, Carver/Printer: 7mm and "Heisei" seals.
  • Medium: Japanese Woodblock Print
  • Image Size: 9 3/8 x 14 1/4 (plus margins)
  • Impression: Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, trees and 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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  • International: Flat-rate of $60.00 (rigid/insured) to anywhere in the world
  • Location: This item ships from Pacific North West

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