Hiroshige I - Bashô’s Hermitage
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Utagawa Hiroshige I (1797-1858)
View of a road leading along a channel. At the right side on a hill an estate with flowering cherry trees.
Title: Sekiguchi – Jôsui bata Bashô-an Tsubakiyama (Bashô’s Hermitage and Camellia Hill on the Kanda Aqueduct at Sekiguchi)
Series: Meisho Edo hyakkei (One Hundred Famous Views of Edo)
Publisher: Uo-Ei (Uo-ya Eikichi)
Size: Oban, 34 x 22,9 cm
Very good impression and colours. Not mounted. Upper margin replaced, backed horizontal fold. A few tiny spots. A printing fault at lower right. Throughout nice condition.
Ukiyo-e Taikei, vol. 16, No 40 (Fig.), Smith, No 40 (Fig.).