Itō Shinsui: Miidera (Sold)

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Artist: Itō Shinsui
Title: Miidera
Series: Omi hakkei no uchi
Date: 1917

A fine rain falls at dusk on “Miidera”, from Shinsui’s groundbreaking landscape series “Eight Views of Omi”. This pre-earthquake series by Shinsui was said to have been very influential to the young Kawase Hasui. Exquisitely printed, this is a rare design. Numbered 70 from a limited edition on seal, verso.

Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: 32 x 21.8 cm
Publisher: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Literature: The new wave, number 237, page 185
Signature: Shinsui