Benten Pond, Shiba, 1929

by Hasui (1883 - 1957)

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Benten Pond, Shiba, 1929 by Hasui (1883 - 1957)

Original Hasui (1883 - 1957) Japanese Woodblock Print
Benten Pond, Shiba, 1929

Comments - The pond filled with flowering water lilies and two women stand on the bridge- a spectacular print! The rich greens are beautiful in contrast with the flowers and colorful kimonos. This image is considered a Hasui masterpiece. The Boston Museum of Art has this print in their 20th century collection- wonderful.

Signed - Hasui, with red artist's seal "Kawase"
Publisher - Kawaguchi, later edition from original blocks

Artist - Hasui (1883 - 1957)

Image Size - 9 1/4" x 14 1/4" + margins as shown

Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.

Benten Pond, Shiba, 1929 by Hasui (1883 - 1957)
Benten Pond, Shiba, 1929 by Hasui (1883 - 1957)