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Hasegawa, Kannosuke (Chikuyo) (fl. c. 1870 - 1890)

Urami Waterfalls

Medium: Woodblock Print
Date: 1880
Size (H x W): 9.5 x 7 (inches)
Publisher: Kobayashi Jiro
Signature: Hasegawa Kannosuke (Chikuyo)
Condition: Very good color, good impression, wear, soiling, tears bottom margin

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Description

From the series Twelve Great Views of Nikko.

About the artist

Kannosuke Hasegawa (Chikuyo) was a print artist and illustrator active during the 1870s and 1880s. While little is known about this Meiji period artist, he is thought to be the pupil of Kunisada I. In addition to kaika-e triptychs, he produced the series Twelve Scenic Views of Nikko in 1881. His known go, or artist names, include Chikuyo and Suiken.