The Benten Shrine at Shinobazu Pond, circa 1839 - 1842

by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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The Benten Shrine at Shinobazu Pond, circa 1839 - 1842 by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Original Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Print
The Benten Shrine at Shinobazu Pond, circa 1839 - 1842

Series; Famous Places in Edo
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The Benten Shrine at Shinobazu Pond, circa 1839 - 1842 - Interesting view of the walkway leading to the island in the center of Shinobazu Pond in Ueno. Pedestrians stroll along the embankment lined with pine trees and stone lanterns, crossing over an arched bridge in the center. Teahouses extend out over the water's edge, the pond filled with lily pads. An attractive design with an unusual viewpoint.

Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Image Size - 8 1/2" x 13 1/2" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with good detail as shown. Slight paper remnants on reverse at top corners from previous mounting. Creasing, slight toning and soiling, a few spots. Please see photos for details.

The Benten Shrine at Shinobazu Pond, circa 1839 - 1842 by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
The Benten Shrine at Shinobazu Pond, circa 1839 - 1842 by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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