Hasui: Akashi-cho After the Rain

Hasui: Akashi-cho After the Rain (Sold)

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Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Akashi-cho After the Rain
Series: Twenty Views of Tokyo
Date: 1928

We take the view of an expectant dog, gazing out towards the ships in harbor and the smokestack beyond. Narazaki wrote: “A detailed technique has been applied in depicting the patterns of the sea waves... There are two versions of this image; one printed in a dark color scheme and a second in light tones.”

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Watanabe ShôzaburIo
Literature: Hotei #157 (a?)
Seal: Kawase
Signature: Hasui