View of a Bridge, 1881

by Kunitoshi (1847 - 1899)

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View of a Bridge, 1881 by Kunitoshi (1847 - 1899)

Original Kunitoshi (1847 - 1899) Japanese Woodblock Print
View of a Bridge, 1881

Series; Famous Places in Tokyo

Hiroshige III's Famous Places in Tokyo - Attractive design from a series depicting famous places in Tokyo, published over several years starting in 1868. Hiroshige III includes traditional locations and activities, as well as modern Meiji sights, such as Western style buildings and transportation. These lively scenes are filled with wonderful detail, carefully rendered with vibrant color and soft shading. A great look at the rapid changes taking place in Tokyo during the Meiji era.

View of a Bridge, 1881 - Handsome view of a bridge in Tokyo, with several rickshaws sharing the roadway with pedestrians. The water below is busy with traffic as boatmen pole vessels laden with cargo. A few ships are anchored near the shore at upper right. A simulated red lacquer frame borders the image. Nicely composed.

Artist - Kunitoshi (1847 - 1899)

Image Size - 8 5/8" x 13" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with good color and detail as shown. Vertical folds, creasing throughout, ink mark. Please see photos for details.

View of a Bridge, 1881 by Kunitoshi (1847 - 1899)
View of a Bridge, 1881 by Kunitoshi (1847 - 1899)

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