Kawase Hasui (1883 - 1957)
Mt. Fuji in Moonlight, Kawaibashi, 1947
This incredible image of Fuji in the moonlight behind the Kawai bridge is a Hasui masterwork. The rich blue tones of nighttime are a classic Hasui depiction. The beautiful old bridge leads to the lit houses over the river.
Signed - Kawase Hasui with red artist's seal "sui"
Sealed - Publisher Watanabe, 7mm seal, later edition original, from original blocks
Image size - 9 1/2" x 14 3/8" (oban tate-e)
Condition - Excellent, no toning, tears, not mounted, full margins