Hiroshige -- "60 Provinces--Giant Whirlpool at Naruto"

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Artist Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Title "The Whirlpools of Awa at Naruto" #56
("Awa--Naruto no Kazenami")
Date Originally published 1855; later "re-strike" edition, ca 1990's.
Series "Famous Places—The Sixty-odd Provinces"
("Rykuju-yoshu Meisho Zue")
Publisher Oedo Mokuhansha (Tokyo)
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 10 x 14 7/8
Impression Very Fine. Superbly done "bokashi" shading, nicely detailed carving.
Condition Nearly Excellent.
Strong colors.
(Two tack-holes left margin corners; couple small spots top edge.)
Reference/Illus "Hiroshige--James A. Michener Collection" pl#III-14-A.
Comments A spectacular Hiroshige image; faithfully re-carved and hand-printed.
Item # JS-2797
Price $175 (Sold/RW)