Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
New Year's Sunrise with Snow at Susaki
Series; Famous Places in the Eastern Capital
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.
New Year's Sunrise with Snow at Susaki - Fantastic snow scene from the "Famous Places in the Eastern Capital" series. The beautiful New Year scene with Sun rising in the distance. The snow-covered rooftops of the edges of Edo near the Bay. Beautiful color, the blue, red orange, and white all making a lovely contrast -- wonderful composition.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Image Size - 8 1/4" x 13 3/4" + margins as shown
Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.