Hiroshige -- "100 Views Edo -- Haneda Ferry and Beteen Shrine, #72"

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Title "Haneda Ferry and Beteen Shrine," #72 ("Haneda no Watashi Benten no Yashiro")
Date First printing 1858; this edition is 1891 "Memorial Edition."
Series "One Hundred Famous Views of Edo--Memorial Edition" ("Meisho Edo Hyakkei")
Publisher na
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 8 3/4 x 13 1/4
Impression Excellent. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to upper sky, arms/leg, boat, and title cartouche; visible woodgrain to sky and water area; highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent. Fresh, strong colors. (Light toning, slight trimming.) Retains original album backing.
Reference/Illus "Hiroshige--Brooklyn Museum" pl#72.
Comments A very fine printing from the 1891 "Memorial Edition," with much attention to detail. Exceptional condition due to having been preserved inside an album.
Item # BG-31
Price $350 (Not a recent "re-strike"--guaranteed 111 years old.)