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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 176

    Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)

    Osaka Kozu (Kozu district, Osaka), from the series Tabimiyage daisanshu (Souvenirs of travel--third series), [first published 1924]

    Suruga Kozumachi (Kozu town, Suruga), from the series Tokaido fukei senshu (Selected Tokaido landscapes), 1934.3

    Okayama Uchiyamashita (Uchiyamashita, Okayama), from the series Nihon fukei senshu (Selected Japanese landscapes), [first published 1923]

    Takamatsu no asa (Morning at Takamatsu), n.d., numbered on verso 169/200

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    Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
    Osaka Kozu (Kozu district, Osaka), from the series Tabimiyage daisanshu (Souvenirs of travel--third series), [first published 1924]

    Suruga Kozumachi (Kozu town, Suruga), from the series Tokaido fukei senshu (Selected Tokaido landscapes), 1934.3

    Okayama Uchiyamashita (Uchiyamashita, Okayama), from the series Nihon fukei senshu (Selected Japanese landscapes), [first published 1923]

    Takamatsu no asa (Morning at Takamatsu), n.d., numbered on verso 169/200
    Four woodcuts, each signed Hasui and sealed Kawase, first, second and third published by Watanabe Shozaburo, last originally commissioned by Haibara Fan Shop for a square fan and originally published by Kato Junji--very good impressions, third toned and stained, stains at upper corners on second and last
    38.8 x 26.5cm., first and second, each approx.; 30.6 x 22.7cm., third; shikishiban: 25.6 x 26.3cm., last (4)


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