Artwork Details for Hasui, Kawase (1883-1957) "Shinto and Its Architecture"


Hasui, Kawase (1883-1957) - Shinto and Its Architecture

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Shinto and Its Architecture
by Hasui, Kawase (1883-1957) - 川瀬巴水

Artist:Hasui, Kawase (1883-1957) - 川瀬巴水
Title:Shinto and Its Architecture
Date:1936 (this item: 1955)
Publisher:Tokyo News Service
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:N/A, 11.5 x 18cm
Condition:Prints: pristine. Book: Good. Spine of the book is toned, as is the slipcase (which has some damage). The pictorial covers and the pages are well preserved.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:9899-Kawase_Hasui
Notes:Shinto and Its Architecture


By Aisaburo Akiyama


1955, Second Edition.


4to. Green pictorial paper boards with blue titles. Plain paperboard slipcase with blue titles. Many illustrations and black-and-white photos. Twelve colour prints by Hasui Kawase in pristine condition, reproduced by Watanabe. Pp.127.


Shinto And Its Architecture
By Aisaburo AkiyamaOriginal coloured paper over soft boards showing a portion of a Shinto Torii and cherry blossoms on the front and rear boards. A total of 126 numbered pages with a preface and dedication.



There are twelve tipped-in woodblock illustrations by Kawase Hasui and as well as black and white illustrations of Shinto Shrines. The book is divided into two parts . The first is titled Shinto, which is a description and history of the Shinto religion. Part II is titled Shinto Architecture and discusses the various Shinto Shrine architectural styles.

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