Hasui: Moonrise, Morigasaki

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Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Moonrise, Morigasaki
Date: October 1931

An orange moon rises above a canal lined with wooden boats. We see a single indistinct figure walking along the bank. Hard to believe that this tranquil, bucolic scene is in Tokyo. Rare.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Hôjudô
Literature: Narazaki #H-2; Hotei #256
Seal: Kawase
Signature: Hasui