Asakusa Kannondo Daichochin (The Great Lantern at Sensoji Temple, Asakusa)

Shiro Kasamatsu

1272

Very striking woodblock print is by Shiro Kasamatsu. Publisher is Watanabe. It has 6mm round seal on the lower right corner of image. It looks like 6.5mm, please see the last picture. ( 6mm seal is actually measures 5.5 to 6.5mm ) Very strong colors and striking composition.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 10 and 1/2 by 15 and 1/4 inches.
Image size: 9 and 3/8 by 14 and 1/4 inches.
Sheet number: N/A
Date: 1946-1957
Signed: "Shiro" in lower right of image.
Condition: Outstanding condition.