Hasui: Chunum Temple, Chiri Mountain, Korea
Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Chunum Temple, Chiri Mountain, Korea
Series: Korean Views Supplement
Date: 1940 (Showa jûgonen saku)
A man poling a small wooden boat is dwarfed by a lush cliff topped by a red temple pavilion. These wartime views of Korea must certainly have enjoyed government support, and perhaps even persuasion.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Publisher: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Literature: Narazaki #445; Hotei #446