previous page

view print

(1797 - 1858)
One hundred Views of Edo
Benten Shrine and Inokashira Pond

Signed:                      Hiroshige ga
Publisher's seal:       Uoya Eikichi
Date:                          4/1856
Size:                           oban tate-e (c. 37 x 25 cms / 14 1/2" x 9 7/8")

FINE, impression with fresh, unfaded colors,
wide margins, in FINE condition.

ref. no.: # 743055
Price: € 4,800.00
View over the vast pond with its swampy riverbanks; herons are flying over the pond. At bottom left the small island with drum bridge and the shrine. Fog banks and a mountain range in the distance. - This is print no. #87 in the series.

Braziller, "Hiroshige - One hundred Views of Edo"; Brooklyn Museum, 1986; no. #87.
Shueisha (publ.), Ukiyo-e Taikei; vol. 17, no. 87; 1975.

   previous page                                                                 view print