New Fuji, Meguro

by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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New Fuji, Meguro by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
New Fuji, Meguro

Series; One Hundred Famous Views of Edo
Uo-ya Eikichi 1918 Edition Reprint

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 Edo era printing. This masterwork series includes some of Hiroshige's most famous and memorable subjects. Today, these prints are valuable and sought after by collectors. As Hiroshige's lifetime prints have continued to climb in price, this wonderful 1918 edition from Uo-ya Eikichi offers a great opportunity to collect these original Hiroshige designs at a much lower price. If you have always wanted to collect from Hiroshige's "One Hundred Famous Views of Edo," but find lifetime Hiroshige masterworks outside of your price range, take advantage of this excellent opportunity. Take some time to browse our beautiful collection this evening. These breathtaking works are a rare find.

New Fuji, Meguro - Terrific image of a miniature replica of Mt. Fuji built to provide an opportunity for anyone to climb Fuji. This mini-Fuji also provides a spectacular view of the real Mt. Fuji. A few visitors climb the switchback path up the mound, while others relax below, strolling beneath the blossoming cherry trees along the river or taking a break at the tea stand at lower left. Beautiful bokashi shading in this historically fascinating subject.

Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Image Size - 13 1/4" x 8 3/4" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Paper remnants on reverse from original publisher mounting. Some slight toning at edges. Please see photos for details.

New Fuji, Meguro by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
New Fuji, Meguro by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)