Hasui: Matsushima, Futagojima
Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Matsushima, Futagojima
Series: Collection of Scenic Views of Japan, Eastern Japan Edition
Date: December, 1933
Nihon fûkei shû higashi Nihon hen, Matsushima Futagojima. From the series “Collection of Scenic Views of Japan, Eastern Japan Edition”. Narazaki writes: ”This work was created using a new approach, depicting the twin islands in the foreground and showing the pure blue full winter moon through a break in the clouds over a calm sea...”. Hasui also portrayed these islands in 1919; see Brown #9. This print is Brown #306.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Mint.
Literature: N#211; H#306
Signature: Hasui with his seal