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Original Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Print
Kameido Tenmangu Shrine, 1843 - 1857
Series; Famous Places in Edo A Fuji Arts Special Offer Auction
Kameido Tenmangu Shrine, 1843 - 1857 - Lovely Hiroshige view of the famous Kameido Tenjin Shrine on a spring day. Visitors relax at a tea stand along the water's edge under a canopy of delicate wisteria blossoms. The famous drum bridge arches across the pond at right, with a second bridge and the shrine in the distance. The Boston Museum of Fine Arts has this image in its collection. A wonderful Hiroshige landscape of this well-known site.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Image Size - 8 1/2" x 13 3/8" + margins as shown Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. A few wormholes, repaired. Slight toning and soiling, a few creases. Please see photos for details.