A Nocturnal Fuji, Lake Ashino by Kawase Hasui 1st Ed.
Artist: Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
Woodblock Prints Title: A Nocturnal Fuji, Lake Ashino (Ashinoko no yufuji) from the series Collection of views of the Moto-Hakone Minami mountain villa.
1st Publication: 1935
Size: Oban: 13" x 8-1/4" + Margins as shown (33 x 21 cm + margins)
Date of this edition: 1935, 1st and only Edition
Publisher: Wanatabe Shozaburo
Condition: Matte burn from prior mounting, mild toning. Excellent colors and impression, very good overall.
Notes: In 1935, Iwasaki privately commissioned Kawase Hasui to complete a set of six prints. This print is one of them.
It is a rare limited edition, printed by Wanatabe Shozaburo. Although the 6mm seal is used, all the prints from the set were printed in 1935.
Pictures: Pictures are taken outdoor, in the shade, to reflect true colors, without any enhancements of any kind. The last picture is taken indoor, with a light behind the print, to reveal the exact paper grain, holes if any, or other possible flaws.
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