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'Akashi Bay'

This tranquil scene depicts a view of a large sailboat on the bay, under a glorious sunset, which reflects a shimmering light on the surface of the water, as day turns to twilight. It is a beautiful design with rich color and fine bokashi shading in the sky and on the water. This print was produced c1930 by Watanabe Publishers. Hasui produced a number of excellent images for the tourist trade, one prettier than the next. This edition is authenticated by Hasui's seal in the upper left of the print. The print, matted on ivory, has a sight size of 6" x 4", and the simple black frame measures 13" x 9".  It is in excellent original condition.       P0544        $325.00

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957) Akashi Bay

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