The Kasuga Shrine in Nara by Kawase Hasui
Artist: Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
Woodblock Print Title: The Kasuga Shrine in Nara (Nara Kasuga jinja), from the series Collected Views of Japan II
1st Publication: 1933
Size: Vertical ˘ban; 38.8 x 26.3 cm (15 1/4 x 10 3/8 in.)
Date of this edition: Late 1940's, lifetime edition
Publisher: Wanatabe Shozaburo
Condition: Mild toning, a small repaired crack by the lower margin also affecting the print, a thin area in the upper left corner (margin only), mild fading.
Notes: Bears Wanatabe 6 mm seal, consistent with prints made between 1945 until 1957
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