Hiroshige -- "100 Views Edo--Horikiri Iris Garden"

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Artist Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Title "Horikiri Iris Garden" #64
("Horikiri no Hanashobu")
Date Originally published 1857; (later "re-strike" edition, ca1990's)
Series "100 Famous Views of Edo"
("Meisho Edo Hyakkei")
Publisher Oedo Mokuhansha (Tokyo)
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 9 1/8 x 14
Impression Very Fine. Superbly done "bokashi" shading; visible woodgrain to sky area; nicely detailed carving.
Condition Nearly Excellent.
Strong colors.
(Light/moderate age toning.)
Reference/Illus "Hiroshige--Brooklyn Museum" pl#64.
Comments Colorful Hiroshige image, faithfully reproduced.
Item # JS-2847
Price $165 (Sold/RW)