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(1797 - 1858)
One hundred Views of Edo
Eko-in Temple and Moto-Yanagi Bridge in Ryogoku

Signed:                      Hiroshige ga
Publisher's seal:       Uoya Eikichi
Date:                          5/1857
Size:                           oban tate-e (c. 36 x 24 cms / 14 1/4" x 9 3/4")

EXCELLENT impression with fresh, unfaded colors,
some minor surface soil, else in FINE condition.

ref. no.: # 743085
- Sold -
View over the Sumida river with the Moto-Yanagi Bridge in Ryogoku. The snow-covered Mt. Fuji in the distance. - In the foreground at left, a wooden framework used to announce sumo fights at the Eko-in (temple). - This is print no. #5 in the series.

Braziller, "Hiroshige - One hundred Views of Edo"; Brooklyn Museum, 1986; no. #5.
Shueisha (publ.), Ukiyo-e Taikei; vol. 17, no. #5; 1975.

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