Hiroshige -- "100 Views Edo -- Pine of Success and Oumayagashi, #61"

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Title "Pine of Success and Oumayagashi, #61 ("Asakusagawa Shubi no Matsu Oumayagashi")
Date First printing 1857; 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 5/8 x 13 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky and water areas; highly detailed carving.)
Condition Very Good. Fresh, strong colors. (Light toning; few scattered marks; light wear.) Retains original album backing.
Reference/Illus "Hiroshige--Brooklyn Museum" pl#61.
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 # EG-277
Price $450 (Sold/PDT)
(Not a recent "re-strike"--guaranteed 115+ years old.)