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  • Title: Kawase Hasui, Kikyo-mon Gate, Twenty Views of Tokyo
  • Description: Artist: Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
    Title: Kikyo-mon Gate

    Series: Twenty Views of Tokyo

    Date: 1929
    Dimensions: 26.2 x 38.9 cm

    Condition report: Some paper residue on the back. Discolouration on top due to glue.

    With fine blue skies reflected in the moat, the Kikyo-mon gate stands brilliantly in its calm surroundings. An entrance to the imperial palace in Tokyo, Kikyo-mon is one of the original gates to what had prior been Edo Castle and lies on the outskirts on the southern side of the palace. The name of the gate refers to the kikyo flower, also known as the Chinese bellflower or balloon flower. The regal purple flower is celebrated in Japan as one the seven flowers of autumn. Today, the roof of the gate is still ornamented with the crest of the kikyo flower.; Artist: Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
    Title: Kikyo-mon Gate

    Series: Twenty Views of Tokyo

    Date: 1929
    Dimensions: 26.2 x 38.9 cm

    Condition report: Some paper residue on the back. Discolouration on top due to glue.

    With fine blue skies reflected in the moat, the Kikyo-mon gate stands brilliantly in its calm surroundings. An entrance to the imperial palace in Tokyo, Kikyo-mon is one of the original gates to what had prior been Edo Castle and lies on the outskirts on the southern side of the palace. The name of the gate refers to the kikyo flower, also known as the Chinese bellflower or balloon flower. The regal purple flower is celebrated in Japan as one the seven flowers of autumn. Today, the roof of the gate is still ornamented with the crest of the kikyo flower.
  • Details:More Information

    Print Format

    Oban (Vertical)

    Artist Name

    Hasui Kawase

    Title

    Kikyo-mon Gate

    Subject

    Landscapes, Modern/Shin-Hanga

    Dimensions

    26.2 x 38.9 cm

    Condition Report

    Some paper residue on the back. Discolouration on top due to glue.

    Series

    Twenty Views of Tokyo

    Reserve: $2,000.00

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    Title: Kawase Hasui, Kikyo-mon Gate, Twenty Views of

    Estimate $2,500 - $3,000May 27, 2020
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