Hiroshige -- "Title Page -- Thirty-six Views of Mt Fuji"

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Artist Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Title "Title Page -- Thirty-six Views of Mt Fuji"
Date Original printing early 1858;
(this edition ca1950/70's, clearly on "older" paper).
Provenance Via Japanese dealer contact.
Series "Thirty-six Views of Mt Fuji" ("Fuji Sanju-Rokkei")
Publisher Adachi (Tokyo, 1926-present)
Seal, Carver/Printer n/a
Image Size 8 5/8 x 13 1/8
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" throughout; deep "gauffrage" (embossing) to ribs of fan; highly detailed carving.
Condition Very Good+++. Excellent colors. (Bumping/creasing to margin edges; small hole top image edge; light toning.
Reference/Illus na
Comments Colorful and highly decorative "title page" to one of Hiroshige's finest print series.
Item # GG-032
Price $195