Miyajima Shrine in Snow
Kawase Hasui Catalogue

Miyajima Shrine in Snow - Kawase Hasui Catalogue woodblock print
Artist
Kawase Hasui 川瀬巴水
English title
Miyajima Shrine in Snow
Japanese title
Series
Date
Medium
Colour woodblock print on paper
Paper size (h × w)
Oban 大判
26.2 × 38.3 cm
Image size (h × w)
24.1 × 36.4 cm
First edition seal
Unsealed
Edition size
Open
Post-war printed
No
Posthumously printed
No
Publisher
Watanabe Shozaburo 渡邊庄三郎
Carver
Printer
Subjects
Mountains
Sea and Ocean
Snow
Shrines and Temples
Calendars
Remarks
Image commissioned by the Japan Tourist Bureau in 1932. Ten-thousand prints were commissioned. To make 10,000 prints, one keyblock was made with 3 separate sets of colour blocks. Another 10,000 prints were commissioned simultaneously of Ito Shinsui's Dojoji.
Printed on lower quality paper.
Catalogue number
KH393
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