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Early Autumn at Itako
  • Kawase Hasui
    born: Tokyo, Japan ; died: Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Early Autumn at Itako, 1942, Showa period (1926–1989)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2905

Color print depicting a small sailboat on a body of water. The sky is orange, yellow, and blue, and the colors reflect in the body of water. There are several tall trees along the horizon, behind the body of water. The boat is in the center of the print. There is a crescent moon in the center of the sky.