Original Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Print
True View of Kasumigaseki, 1854
Series; Famous Views of the Eastern Capital
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True View of Kasumigaseki, 1854 - Handsome panoramic view of Kasumigaseki in Edo, with a daimyo's procession making its way along the street. Porters carry trunks over their shoulders at lower left, following an enclosed palanquin. The entrance to a daimyo's mansion can be seen at left, with clouds drifting across the rooftops and the peak of Mt. Fuji in the distance. Nicely detailed.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Image Size - 13 7/8" x 9 1/2" + top margin as shown
Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Diagonal folds. A few holes, repaired. Creasing, slight toning and soiling, a few spots, stain. Please see photos for details.