Publisher - Adachi from a rare series of Edo masterwork designs. Adachi publisher seal in margin or on reverse.
Adachi was one of the most respected publishers of the 20th century. Their woodblocks were printed to the highest standards with excellent color and fine detail. Founded in 1925, Adachi also chose interesting and varied subjects for their prints and was the only publisher of many famous old ukiyo-e images.
Comments - A lovely reprint and excellent design by Hiroshige of a crane standing upon a rocky outcropping by the shore, waves lapping against the rock. A few water grasses grow behind the magnificent bird, the sky flushed with rose as the sun rises. Incredible subject.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Image Size - 15" x 6 3/4" + margins as shown
Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.