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“Ochanomizu no tasogare” お茶の水 たそがれ (Dusk at Ochanomizu)
“Ochanomizu no tasogare” お茶の水 たそがれ (Dusk at Ochanomizu)
“Ochanomizu no tasogare” お茶の水 たそがれ (Dusk at Ochanomizu)
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“Ochanomizu no tasogare” お茶の水 たそがれ (Dusk at Ochanomizu)

195,00

Original woodblock print – Kasamatsu Shiro (1898-1991) – “Ochanomizu no tasogare” お茶の水 たそがれ (Dusk at Ochanomizu) – Japan – Heisei-periode (1989-2019)

Behind this bridge, you see the Ochanomizu station next to the Kanda River. During the Edo period, the Kanda River was rerouted to pass through Ochanomizu, which was otherwise a highland between two valleys. Hijiribashi (聖橋, also known as Hijiri Bridge, Hijiribashi Bridge) crosses over the river near a station exit.

Size within the margin: 360 x 242 mm

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Description

About the artist:
Shiro Kasamatsu (1898-1991) was a student of Kaburagi Kiyokata. In the 1950s he published bird and animal prints, landscapes and “famous views” with the publisher Unsodo. Alltogether more than 100. He worked in Shin Hanga and Sosaku Hanga style. He is generally regarded as one of the top Shin Hanga woodcut artists in Japan.

Condition:
In mint condition, direct from the gallery of the artist.

Size within the margin: 360 x 242 mm
Full paper size: 408 x 278 mm

Will be send worldwide between hardboard plates to prevent any damage in transport.
Outside The Netherlands, I use DHL Express most of the time these days.

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