Hasui: Lake Hachirôgata, Akita (Sold)

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Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Lake Hachirôgata, Akita
Series: Souvenirs of Travel, Third Series (Tabi miyage dai sanshû)
Date: 1927

Three stars peek out between a mottled tree and moonlight-dappled wooden structure. Hasui has effectively captured the colors and feeling of early evening, with very subtle tonalities and shading. With the earliest Watanabe seal used during this period.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban (38.6 x 26 cm)
Publisher: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Literature: Hotei #134
Seal: Watanabe
Signature: Hasui with Kawase seal