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Original Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Print
Suiten Shrine at Akabane
Series; Famous Places in Edo A Fuji Arts Special Offer Auction
Suiten Shrine at Akabane - Handsome view of Akabane Shiba from Suitengu or Suiten Shrine, with groups of women crossing over the arched Akabane Bridge at lower left. A top center, the highest fire tower in Edo rises above a tree-covered hill, the street below lined with daimyo's mansions and filled with pedestrians. Clouds border the foreground and drift above the rooftop. An interesting composition.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Image Size - 8 5/8" x 13 3/8" + margins as shown Condition - This print with good detail as shown. A couple small repairs, a few wrinkles at edges. Please see photos for details.