1918 One Hundred Famous Views of Edo prints from publisher Uo-ya Eikichi - These 1918 prints are from a beautiful posthumous reprint release of Hiroshige prints by the original series publisher Uo-ya Eikichi. In 1918 Uo-ya Eikichi re-released a complete set of Hiroshige’s "One Hundred Famous Views of Edo" in a small edition, with prints of the highest quality rivaling those of the lifetime edition. Using only the most skilled printers and carefully matching the paper and inks to the
Kumano Junisha Shrine, Tsunohazu - Fine view of the Kumano Shrine, popularly known as "Juniso," along the edge of an expansive pond, the roof of the shrine seen in the lower left corner among the pine trees. Tea stalls are set up along the banks and visitors can be seen on the far side of the lake, the shore dotted with pines. Beautifully shaded clouds lie between the pines and the distant tree-covered hills, seen in soft silhouette. Lovely color in this interesting design.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Image Size - 13 3/8" x 8 3/4" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Some prints have slight paper remnants or a paper strip on reverse at side from original publisher mounting. Some faint spotting. Please see photos for details. Nice condition overall.