Kawase Hasui was an influential Japanese woodblock artist. The monograph focuses on Hasui's biography, career and featuring some of his work. The publication is set up with an abundance of white space to keep the overall design clean and focuses on his work. The use of 'clothesline' layout approach creates a deliberate and rhythm pattern. Overall the design is simple and forthright as an introduction to reader who wants to know about Hasui and his work.