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
Oji Inari Shrine - Beautiful depiction of the Oji Inari Shrine at dusk, with visitors climbing the steps at left and walking along the stone pathway to the building at right. Tall pine trees frame a view across the rice fields to the twin peaks of Mt. Tsukuba in the distance, the setting sun spreading a rosy glow along the horizon. Lovely color and detail in this handsome composition.
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. Slight paper Slight toning at edges. Please see photos for details.