Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Sunset Glow on the Thirteen Passes of the Kisokaido and Night Rain on the Bridge at Tsumagome Fan Print
Series; Eight Views of Stations on the Inner and Outer Roads
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.
Sunset Glow on the Thirteen Passes of the Kisokaido and Night Rain on the Bridge at Tsumagome Fan Print - Unusual fan print featuring two scenes, with the upper image of the thirteen mountain passes of the Kisokaido at sunset. Below, a few figures make their way across the bridge at Tsumagome during an evening rain. A rare design to find in reprint and the first time we have offered this subject.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Image Size - Page size 9 1/4" x 12 1/2"
Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.