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Kawase Hasui
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Kansanomiya shrine at Lake Tazawa
One of the artist's most beautiful and evocative images, a rare first edition in wonderful condition. Notes: Narazaki noted that this works is, "An unusual scene of a lakeside shrine. In this work, the blizzard raging across the tranquil lake; the distant mountains; the dark snowy sky; the water, as if dyed a deep color; and the bare, snow-laden trees are all individual traits of Hasui."

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Kawase Hasui
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Zojo Temple, Shiba
The finest sheet of this outstanding image in our collection

$8,700.00
Kawase Hasui
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Mount Asahi seen from Mount Shirouma
'This mountain scene is based on a sketch made when Hasui climbed Mt. Shirouma...The shape of the mountain blanketed in a lingering snowfall is beautiful, its placement in the distance creates a majestic feel' Narazaki

A very special Print in wonderful condition

$5,200.00
Kawase Hasui
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Starlit Night, Miyama
The rich blue color tones in this beautiful Print evoke the mood of a dark serene moonlit night; a sense of total silence prevails.

The lantern is a focus in the foreground, its light, and that of the bright stars contrasting with the varied blues;

On the left, dark pine branches elegantly frame the image.

$3,600.00
Kawase Hasui
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Yakumo Bridge at Nagata Shrine
This unusual and very successful composition features the Yakumo bridge from a lower vantage point.. the slender pines are blanketed in heavy snow. The passageway is faint and obscured by the snow, and contrasts with the thick, boldly colored vermillion railings in the foreground.. Narazaki. p.100 Hotei Publishing

$3,500.00
Kawase Hasui
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A water conduit, a scene in Sado
A man pumps water to irrigate his crops.

The artist was interested in regional practices. A rare print and image of Japanese Island life.

$3,200.00
Kawase Hasui
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Chuzen-ji Temple at Utagahama
A peaceful view of Lake Chuzenji, near Nikko,on a beautiful summer day

$925.00
Kawase Hasui
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Snow at Daichi
This Print is the first by Hasui not to be published by Watanabe Shozaburo. Between 1925 and 1927 Isetatsu issued sets of Prints each in which Hasui designs were paired with images of beauties by Ito Shinsui. The 'Snow at Daichi' is paired with Shinsui's 'Snowy Night'.

$4,200.00
Kawase Hasui
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Sakurada Gate
A beautifully printed dark blue version of this outstanding work

$2,800.00
Kawase Hasui
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Hachinohe-Same
A windswept coastline with ferocious waves crashing against the oddly shaped rocks and cliffs, eroded by wind and water - a scarce, early print of this dramatic image

$2,900.00
Kawase Hasui
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Matsue, Izumo
Narasaki explains that the residents of Matsue are, like this former castle town of the feudal lords..modest and refined, The scenery is too beautiful, and the area is known as the riverside district. This image is the second of three versions of this image,' Hazy Moon'

$4,800.00
Kawase Hasui
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Kinosaki, Tajima
'A nocturnal rain.' Hasui depicts the various spas and inns on either side of the river and their reflections on the water. A strong, graphic image depicting early twentieth century Japan.

$4,700.00
Kawase Hasui
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Tsuchizaki, Akita
An abandoned boat is moored at the side of a lake, the glow of a vivid sunset is reflected on its old wooden beams, and the surrounding water Hotei # 136

$2,700.00
Kawase Hasui
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Kiyomizu temple, Kyoto
'The artist liked the composition that showed the city of Kyoto from the verandah of the temple, and here it imparts the quality of a moonlit night' Narazaki p. 99

$2,200.00
Kawase Hasui
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Hall of the Golden Hue
The first edition of this Print was distributed to family and friends upon the 100 day anniversary of the artist's death; it was his final work.

The Print is a posthumous printing from the original blocks

$470.00
Kawase Hasui
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Rain at Hataori, Shiobara
A flock of blackbirds rises to meet a rainy sky..buffeted by the wind, a solitary figure crosses the narrow stepping bridge towards home A RARE NUMBERED EDITION

$2,400.00
Kawase Hasui
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Cloudy day in Mizuki, Ibaraki Prefecture

$1,570.00
Kawase Hasui
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Myohon Temple,Kamakura
A flowering crabapple tree at the peak of its beauty is the focal point for this enchanting early temple scene

$1,400.00
Kawase Hasui
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Uchimayashita in Rain
Beautiful Woodblock Print of a temple courtyard at a time when rain falls quietly and steadily, leaving fine reflections on the stone pavement; our eye is drawn into the image, as we follow two women, their umbrellas raised, towards the entrance where a figure in yellow rain gear quietly waits. Gently, steadily, life goes on, irrespective of the rain.

This print was one of the first designs printed after the earthquake of 1923. The blocks were carved pre-earthquake but never printed. Amaxingly, they survived the quake.

$2,300.00
Kawase Hasui
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Saishon Temple ,Hirosaki

$1,970.00
Kawase Hasui
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Snow at Hie Shrine
Two women converse before entrance of the beautiful shrine where a mother and child stand quietly.

The Print is distinguished by beautiful, strong color of white green, red and grays and the composition is carefully balanced between the temple structure and roofs, trees, fences and human figures. The total effect is a gentle harmony and poetic sense of nature

$1,200.00
Kawase Hasui
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Ishinomaki in the Snow
Narazaki states,'the tranquil evening snow has been skillfully designed, the painterly mood is evinced in such elements as the two moored boats..the snow covered mountain.. and depiction of the dark distant mountain conveys a profoundly elegant mood'

$2,500.00
Kawase Hasui
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Meguro Fudo Temple
In the foreground beautifully composed, delicate shadows of leaves reach up to the temple entrace where the focus is on a quiet female figure about to enter. A series of red verticals describe the temple's structure, the solid architectural forms contrast with the light cherry blossom in the distance, that add a light, gentle note echoing the gentle shadows of the leaves in the foreground

$1,100.00
Kawase Hasui
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Lake Matsubara in Shinano Province ('Shinshu matsubarako')
A country fisherman at the shore fishing in the calm lake in which the wooded hills are reflected; a tree leans over the lake, its branches and leaves outline against the mellow colors of the waters and sky.

$1,100.00
Kawase Hasui
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Rain at Shinobazu Pond
Trees in bright green spring color frame this image; the red temple on white base dominates the far shore of the pond; rain falls lightly from grey clouds overhead, causing the benches in the foreground to be reflected in the wet pavement. and bringing out fresh colors, as light pervades the rainy day.

$950.00
Kawase Hasui
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Hikawa Park, Omiya
In this rare, beautiful Print, a stand of large trees rises high into the morning sky, as the sun touches their tops with rosy hue; in the distance, through the trees, gentle white clouds drift, completing this elegant, poetic image of nature at the break of day

$2,400.00
Kawase Hasui
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Miyajima no Tsukiyo

Three lit Lanterns in the foreground and a mighty pine frame the image and lead the eye beyond, towards the Lake with the famous gate and the blue hills beyond. Three small lit lights on the far shore repeat the element of three's in harmony with the lighted lanterns, whose golden glow contrasts with the, otherwise, variable blues of this lovely night scene.

The Artist has created a number of these fine scenes of nature at night, illuminated by the moon, which is sometimes seen and at other times lends its glow to the delicately lit images of sea, river or lake.

$1,580.00
Kawase Hasui
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Zaimoku Island, Matsushima
'A superb composition of the unusually shaped rock ..together with the image of a sailboat, the silhouettes of the distant island and clouds'Narazaki

$2,400.00
Kawase Hasui
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Misaki at Night
A dramatic night scene, waves crash onto a wooded coastline, wind and waves bend the trees,and sea foam explodes over large rocks at the shore

$2,800.00
Kawase Hasui
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Mt. Fuji from Narusawa
A picturesque scene of rural Japan, the warm tones of a summer evening in contrast with the cool grey of clouds and mountain in the distance.

$525.00
Kawase Hasui
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Kasuga Shrine at Nara
Two women stand quietly before the shrine, their large umbrella protecting them from the steadily falling rain. They appear oblivious of the weather.

The clearly defined architecture of the temple contrasts with the muted softness of the trees and the rainwater beneath, where fine reflections are achieved.

Beautiful colors distinguish this lovely Print: grey/greens, brilliant red and contrasting white; these illuminate the rainy day, emphasizing the structure and fine lines of the temple

$1,300.00
Kawase Hasui
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Lakeside Shower, Matsue
Narasaki notes: 'Thick low-lying clouds are unique to the coast of the Sea of Japan'. This image illustrates a marvelous use of color and composition, the tall yellow tree in contrast with the rusty reeds at the shoreline, and dark grey rainclouds overhead. The boatman is dwarfed by the majesty of the landscape.

$750.00
 
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