Hiroshige -- "100 Views Edo--Suijin Shrine and Massaki"

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Artist Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Title "Suijin Shrine and Massaki on the Sumida River" #35
("Sumida-gawa Suijin no mori Massaki")
Date Originally published 1856. Later "re-strike" edition, ca 1990's.
Series "100 Famous Views of Edo"
("Meisho Edo Hyakkei")
Publisher Kajikawa Publisher
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 8 1/2 x 13 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Superbly done "bokashi" shading; light "gauffrage" (embossing) to Fuji and trees; nicely detailed carving.
Condition Excellent. Strong colors. Flawless.
Reference/Illus "Hiroshige--Brooklyn Museum" pl#35.
Comments Colorful Hiroshige cherry blossom image; faithfully reproduced.
Item # JS-2687
Price $160 (Sold/SK)