Hasui Woodblock Print Snow At Miyajima
Hasui has captured the feeling of the Torii gates on the Island of Miyajima in this evocative winter view of the torii gate at Itsukushima Shrine at Miyajima. Pine trees capped with snow watch over the gates as as snow falls.
Originally created in 1929 this woodblock print is a later production from the original woodblocks by printer Kawaguchi. Signed Hasui with red artist’s seal “Kawase”. This is a later edition published by Kawaguchi from the original woodblocks.
The print is also in excellent condition and has never been mounted.
Approximate dimensions of the print are 41.5 cm height and 28.5 cm width.
Approximate dimensions of image are 36.5 cm height and 23.5 cm width.
Hasui (1883 – 1957)
Hasui was also declared a National Living Treasure in 1956 in recognition of his contribution and skills.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hasui_Kawase Wikipedia – Hasui_Kawase
|Dimensions||25 × 37.5 cm|