by Kawase Hasui (1883 - 1957)
Comments - A wonderful scene of an afternoon rain at Ryoshimachi. The setting is perfect, the quaint bridge over the water, classic old houses in the town and two women conversing. The figures are highlighted with brighter colors in a classic Hasui touch- beautiful.
Signed - Kawase Hasui with red artist's seal "sui"
Sealed - Publisher Watanabe, 7mm seal, later edition original, from original blocks
Artist - Kawase Hasui (1883 - 1957)
Image Size - 9 1/2" x 14 3/8" (oban tate-e)
Condition - Excellent, no toning, tears, not mounted, full margins