Hasui, Kawase (1883-1957) - 川瀬巴水, Show at the Shrine Front (Hie Shrine) - 社頭の雪（日枝神社）1936 January 1st (this item: Lifetime strike) Publisher: Watanabe - 渡辺 Medium: Woodblock - 木版画 Format: Oban - 大判, 24.4 x 36.4cm (image size) Signed Hasui with artist's seal Kawase, and publisher's seal (Watanabe 6mm, lifetime strike), the print title on the left margin, Shato no yuki (Hie jinja), followed by the date, Showa rokunen gantan saku (made in Showa 6 , New Year's day) oban tate-e. The frame measures 19 inches tall and 15 inches wide. There is no tears, water damage or foxing. Colors are still vivid and bright. This piece is from an Estate in Pueblo, Colorado. I removed it from the frame to take pictures. It is resealed with new backing and ready to hang on a wall.
Kendall H. Brown, Kawase Hasui: The complete woodblock prints, 2003, no. 242
Hasui, Kawase (1883-1957) Show at the Shrine Front Woodblock Print Signed by Artist