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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Four Color Woodblocks

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Four Color Woodblocks, Japan, Kasai Town in Tochigi, 1947; Night at Atami, 1947; The Bell Tower at Okayama, 1947; and Kompira Shrine in Sanuki, 1948, all published by Watanabe during the late 40s, with round seals, oban tate-e except the first one, to 15 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.
Condition: Kasai with a pinhole to top left corner; Atami slightly toned; Okayama with a crease at the right bottom corner, stains from tape on verso; Kompira slightly out of register, two pinholes on top margin, minor stain.
(N 487, N 484 , N 483, and N 490)
Estimate $800-1,000

Kasai with a pinhole to top left corner; Atami slightly toned; Okayama with a crease at the right bottom corner, stains from taping on verso; Kompira slightly out of register, two pinholes on top margin, minor pristine stain.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Okayama, Kompira Shrine, Japan, Kasai Town, The Bell Tower

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