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Kawase Hasui

The Golden Pavillion in Snow (1922)

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  • Capturing the beauty of the original artwork

    Every one of our prints is made using the Giclee printing process, for a museum-quality look and feel that does justice to the original art.

    Giclee printing is the gold-standard for preserving the meticulous detail and stunning colors that we love in the Japanese masters. All our prints are fade and fingerprint resistant, so you can enjoy their beauty for years to come.

    We chose to offer 12”x18” (30cm x 45cm) as this was closest to the “chuban” size sheets used for woodblock prints historically.

    All of our prints come with matte finish for a more authentic appearance.

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  • About the Art

    On a cold winter’s night, the snow blows thickly over the temple pavilion and settles on the roofs as the icy water laps in the wind.

    This print is from Hasui’s series ‘Selected Views of Japan’ and is in the ‘aizuri-e’ style, which is where only shades of blue are used.

    The pavilion’s structure, however, is covered in solid gold leaf and usually pictured shimmering across the water. The gold is symbolic as it was believed to purify any negative thoughts or feelings within the temple. But as Hasui was the leading light of the ‘shin-hanga’ movement, otherwise known as “new prints”, he preferred realistic portrayals of more obscure landscapes.

    Blue was usually used to express depth and distance and was widely used in landscape prints. Hasui was the master of shadow and perspective, using small intricate details to create scenes of tranquil moments. This is an idyllic portrayal of Kyoto’s seasons, in the thick flurries of winter snow.

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