Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Cherry Trees in Leaf on the Sumida River
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.
Cherry Trees in Leaf on the Sumida River - Fantastic Hiroshige print from his "Famous Places in the Eastern Capital" series depicting early spring along the Sumida River. Cargo boats travel through Edo along the river and cherry trees have sprouted their earliest leaves on the banks of the river. Lovely Hiroshige design and an excellent reprint.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Image Size - 8 5/8" x 14 1/8" + margins as shown Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.