Nikko Kegon taki (Nikko Kegon Fall)

Hasui Kawase


Beautiful woodblock print “Nikko Kegon Taki" (Nikko Kegon Fall) is by Hasui Kawase. This print is one of very popular series "The New Eight Best Scenery of Japan". This print was published by Ukiyoe Hanga Kanko Kai (Ukiyoe Hanga Publishing Society) in 1974. This is a rare smaller size (called Chuban).  Title on the lower right margin. Stilled tipped to original presentation folder. It comes with explanation paper and original tatou (folding paper-case). Wonderful details and high-quality print. Please see the pictures. 

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 7 and 3/4 x 10 and 5/8 inches (19.5 x 27 cm)
Image size: 6 and 1/2  x 9 and 1/2 inches (16.5 x 24.5 cm) 
Sheet number: N/A
Date: Originally published in the 1930's. This print is later printing. (1970's)
Signed: Signed Hasui with red artist seal "sui" on the lower right of the image.
Condition: Very good condition. Minor toning on left margin.