Nagoya Castle (purple on horizon)
the title at lower left with artist's seal Shotei, published by Watanabe, ca. 1927-35
otanzaku tate-e 15 by 6 5/8 in., 38 by 16.7 cm
This impression has noticeably more dramatic shading on the castle front, on the moat wall and in the water, and subtle purple bokashi on the horizon.
Hisao Shimizu, Syotei (Hiroaki) Takahashi, Folk Museum of Ota City, 2005, p. 52, no. 234
(inv. no. C-1198)
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