Original Hiroshige II (1826 - 1869) Japanese Woodblock Print
Sumida River, 1864
Series; Famous Places in Edo
Sumida River, 1864 - Handsome view of the Sumida River in Edo with a ship in the center loaded with cargo, the sail billowing in the wind, and several other boats on the water. At left, passengers ride in a ferry. Blossoming cherry trees dot the embankment beyond, with steps leading up to a shrine with a tori gate. A few yellow clouds border the scene at top.
Artist - Hiroshige II (1826 - 1869)
Image Size - 8 1/2" x 13 1/2" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with good color and detail as shown. Small loss at corner. Slight toning, a few creases and marks. Please see photos for details.