Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Pheasant in Snow
Publisher - Adachi from a rare series of Edo masterwork designs. Adachi publisher seal in margin or on reverse.
Adachi was one of the most respected publishers of the 20th century. Their woodblocks were printed to the highest standards with excellent color and fine detail. Founded in 1925, Adachi also chose interesting and varied subjects for their prints and was the only publisher of many famous old ukiyo-e images.
Comments - Terrific image of a pheasant in snow, its colorful feathers providing a wonderful contrast to the muted gray and white of the winter sky and falling snow. A beautifully detailed nature subject by Hiroshige.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Image Size - 10 3/8" x 7 1/4" + margins as shown Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.