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
Ueno Yamashita - Terrific Hiroshige print of Ueno Yamashita, where the small shrine of Gojo Tenjin is nestled among the trees at left. At right, the Iseya restaurant advertises its popular rice dish on a banner above a fish shop. A procession of beauties carrying matching umbrellas approaches at bottom left, as crows fly overhead. Beautiful color and attractive detail in this charming 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. Paper remnant on reverse at sides from original publisher mounting. Slight toning at edges. Some prints have a few spots or creases. Please see photos for details.