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HIROSHIGE, Utagawa
(1797 - 1858)
One hundred Views of Edo
Kawaguchi Ferry and Zenkoji Temple

Signed:                      Hiroshige ga
Publisher's seal:       Uoya Eikichi
Date:                          2/1857
Size:                           oban tate-e (c. 36 x 24.5 cms / 14 1/8" x 9 5/8")



Condition:
Fine impression and color; faint soil to the left
and bottom margins, else in fine condition.






ref. no.: # 743064
Price: € 3,500.00
A bird's eye view of the Kawaguchi ferry, and the Zenkoji Temple on the opposite shore. On the river, runnning from the top left to the bottom right of the design, a group of rafts is coming down. At the bottom, on the foreground three men are waiting at a small ferry station. - This is print no. #20 in the series.

Reference:
Braziller, "Hiroshige - One hundred Views of Edo"; Brooklyn Museum, 1986; no. #20.
Shueisha (publ.), Ukiyo-e Taikei; vol. 16, no. 20; 1975.

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