Hasui: Moonrise, Morigasaki
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.
Literature: Narazaki #H-2; Hotei #256