KAWASE HASUI (Japanese, 1883Ð1957);
"Ikegami Honmon-ji (Honmon-ji Temple in the Snow)," 1931, signed Hasui with red sui seal, titled and dated, publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo; Together with "Snow Storm (Fuku Tsukushi)," ca. 1887, signed Yoshu Chikanobu hitsu with Toshidama seal; Two oban tate-e woodblocks in colors (framed separately); Larger: 14 1/2" x 10" (sight)
Sale Price: $1,063
Estimate: $400 - $600
Hasui with Watanabe Shozaburo publisher cartouche type C (1929-1942), copyright reserved, Watanabe Shozaburo in lower right margin, and title and date in the lower left margin. Overall toning to both with very few areas of soiling throughout. Both with ink stamps along lower left margin. "Snow Storm" with possible 1/4" tear to center of lower edge. Both not examined out of frames.