Hasui: Wisteria at Kameido (Sold)

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Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Wisteria at Kameido
Date: 1932

Famous view of the wisteria blooming at Kameido Tenjin Shrine. A brightly-dressed young girl has stopped atop the famous half-moon bridge., seeming to regard the viewer. This work has versions where the wisteria are more purple-ish and versions where the wisteria are closer to blue. In this example the flowers are closer to purple. This print always lacks a publisher’s seal.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: aiban 31.2 x 21.8 cm
Publisher: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Literature: Narazaki #397; Hotei #281
Seal: Kawase
Signature: Hasui