Hiroshige: Two geishas in the Odenma districtHiroshige: Two geishas in the Odenma district
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Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)

Two geishas and their servant girl strolling along the the cotton merchant street in Odenma-cho district (also Odemma-cho)

Title: Ôdenma-chô momendana (The cotton goods-lane in the Odenma district)

Series: Meisho Edo hyakkei (One Hundred Famous Views of Edo)

Signature: Hiroshige ga

Publisher: Uo-Ei (Uo-ya Eikichi)

Date: 4/1858

Size: Vertical Oban, 34,2 x 22,7 cm (image)

Very nice impression, colours  and condition. Not backed. Margins only minimally trimmed, very few tiny spots, one pinhole size small hole. Overall ver nice condition.

Illustrated in: Lane, Ukiyo-e, p. 247, No. 215 (7); Ukiyo-e Taikei, vol. 16, No. 7; Smith, One Hundred Famous Views of Edo, No. 7. Also compare Chazen Museum of Art, Van Vleck Collection, No. 1980.1585