Hasui: Shiba Great Gate (Shiba Daimon) (Sold)

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Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Shiba Great Gate (Shiba Daimon)
Date: 1926 (Taishô jûgonen saku)

A bicyclist manuevers beneath this famous red-orange landmark. The streets are slick with rain, and the telephone pole and the man’s garments lend a more modern feeling than Hasui usually expressed in his works. Rare.

Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Isetatsu
Literature: N#I-5; H#169
Seal: Kawase
Signature: Hasui