Original Hiroshige II (1826 - 1869) Japanese Woodblock Print
Benten Shrine in Shinobazu
Series; Views of Famous Places in Edo, 1861 - 1864
Views of Famous Places in Edo - Handsome woodblock from Hiroshige II's series "Views of Famous Places in Edo." Many designs feature panoramic landscapes of shrines or scenic locations, while others focus more on people visiting temples or parks, or taking part in everyday activities throughout the year. These charming images are nicely composed and detailed. A rarely seen Hiroshige II series.
Artist - Hiroshige II (1826 - 1869)
Image Size - 12 1/2" x 8 1/2"
Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Wormholes, some prints have thinning spots, repaired. Slight toning and soiling, a few creases. Some prints have a few spots or stains, or rubbing at edges. Please see photos for details.