Hiroshige -- "Ako and Bamboo Grass"

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Artist Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Title "Ako and Bamboo Grass"
Date Originally published 1832/34; (later "re-strike" edition,
ca 1970/80's).
Series "Grand Series of Fishes"
("Uo Zukushi")
(A series of 20 designs.)
Publisher Yuyudo
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 10 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent. Strong colors. Flawless.
Reference/Illus na
Comments A beautifully detailed full-format Hiroshige image celebrating the Japanese passion for sea life. Faithfully re-carved and hand-printed.
Item # FG-002
Price $185