Hasui: The Nikko Highway (Nikkokaido) (Sold)

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Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: The Nikko Highway (Nikkokaido)
Date: 1930

A figure carrying a large basket walks on a path in dappled shade. The forest brightens ahead as the sun peaks through a clearing. With the earliest seal used by Watanabe in this period. The Nikkokaido ran from Nihonbashi in Tokyo to Nikko.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Literature: N#311; H#211.
Seal: Kawase
Signature: Hasui with his seal