Hasui: Evening Moon at Hongan Temple, Tsukiji (Sold)

Kawase Hasui

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Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Evening Moon at Hongan Temple, Tsukiji
Series: One Hundred Views of New Tokyo
Date: 1936 (Shôwa 11)

The newly rebuilt Tsukiji Hongan Temple in Tokyo, which was founded in 1617. Perhaps Hasui thought it most beautiful at night, as its modern aspect is very diferent from most traditional, ancient temples.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Literature: Narazaki #248; Hotei #388.
Seal: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Signature: Hasui