Kawase Hasui, ‘Clearing After a Snow in the Pines’, 1929, Scholten Japanese Art

signed Hasui with artist's seal Kawase, the print title at the center of the bottom margin, Matsu no yukibare, and dated to the right, Showa yonnen hachigatsu saku (Showa 4 [1927], 8th month), with publisher's seal at left, Sakai Kawaguchi gohan (Sakai Kawaguchi joint publication) with their chrysanthemum and water seal, the carver and printer seals on lower left margin, horiko Maeda, suriko Komatsu (carver Maeda [Kentaro], printer Komatsu [Wasakichi]), with paper limited edition seal hand-numbered and signed on verso, Shohan seisen, hyaku mai no uchi, dai sanjuni go (exclusively selected out of an edition of a hundred, number 32), Hasui, with artist's red seal Kawase, ca. August 1929

Publisher: Sakai Kawaguchi joint publication

Kendall H. Brown, Kawase Hasui: The Complete Woodblock Prints, 2003, p. 376, no. 185

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