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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Snow at Daichi

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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

Description:

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Snow at Daichi, Japan, February 1925, color woodblock print, published by Isetatsu, as a pair with one of the beauty series Snowy Night by Ito Shinsui (1898-1972), signed with seal, publisher's impressed seal (barely legible) to bottom right corner on print, titled and dated on left margin, publisher's information on bottom, oban tate-e, 15 x 10 in.
(N I-1)
Condition: Heavily toned, inscription in pencil in lower margin on reverse, reverse lightly taped to mat.

Provenance: Purchased in 1981 from Kabutoya Galleries, Tokyo, Japan.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Heavily toned, inscription in pencil in lower margin on reverse, reverse lightly taped to mat.


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