Descending Geese at Haneda

by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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Descending Geese at Haneda  by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Descending Geese at Haneda

Series; Eight Views of the Environs of Edo

Publisher - Adachi from a rare series of Edo masterwork designs. Adachi publisher seal in margin or on reverse.

Adachi was one of the most respected publishers of the 20th century. Their woodblocks were printed to the highest standards with excellent color and fine detail. Founded in 1925, Adachi also chose interesting and varied subjects for their prints and was the only publisher of many famous old ukiyo-e images.

Descending Geese at Haneda - Charming scene of the rural Haneda district with a small temple in the distance as geese descend for the evening. Two men make their way through the tall reeds and white sails are dotted along the horizon, the sky flooded with soft colors as the sun sets. A beautiful design with fine color and fine shading.

Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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

Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.

Descending Geese at Haneda  by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Descending Geese at Haneda  by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)