Hasui: Shiba Great Gate (Shiba Daimon)
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.
Literature: N#I-5; H#169