Original Hiroshige II (1826 - 1869) Japanese Woodblock Print
Kinryuzan Temple at Asakusa
Series; Forty-eight Famous Views of Edo
Forty-eight Famous Views of Edo - Terrific landscape design from Hiroshige II's "Forty-Eight Famous Views of Edo." This handsome series was published from 1860 to 1861, early in Hiroshige II's career. These attractive scenes feature classic views of famous landmarks and beautiful scenery in and around Edo, in a variety of seasons. From temples surrounded by blossoming cherry trees to busy harbors or crowded streets, these charming images capture life in old Edo in colorful detail.
Artist - Hiroshige II (1826 - 1869)
Image Size - 8 7/8" x 6 1/2" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Tiny hole, repaired. Slight soiling at edges, a couple light creases. Please note, the dots on the sky are birds. Please see photos for details.