Original Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Print
View of Kasumigaseki, circa 1840 - 1842
Series; Famous Places in Edo
A Fuji Arts special offer auction
View of Kasumigaseki, circa 1840 - 1842 - Terrific view of the Kasumigaseki area of Edo, with pedestrians making their way up and down the steep hill alongside a row of fine daimyo mansions. Great architectural detail in this striking subject, with faint embossing in the white walls. The Boston Museum of Fine Arts has this image in its collection.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Image Size - 8 1/2" x 13 1/4" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Backed with paper. Soiling, toning, and some holes. Please see photos for details.