Hasui: Hôshi Spa, Jôshû
Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Hôshi Spa, Jôshû
Date: 1933 (Shôwa 8)
A lone man relaxes in a large bath at a hot spring and admires the mountain view through the window. Steam rises from the bath. This is considered a possible self-portrait of Hasui.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Slight toning and perhaps 15% fading.
Publisher: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Literature: Narazaki #345; Hotei #344.
Seal: Watanabe Shôzaburô