Hasui: Dusk at Kiba (Sold)

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Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Dusk at Kiba
Series: Twelve Scenes of Tokyo
Date: Autumn 1920

Hasui himself says it best: “Many lumberyards are located in Kiba in the Fukagawa district. As seen in this scene, stacks of logs create long rows on either side of the river. I depicted this place at dusk in early winter, the setting sun bathing the sky and water in a beautiful bright color”. Rare, pre-earthquake design.

Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Literature: N#33; H#33
Seal: Kawase
Signature: Hasui