Izumo Province, Taisha, Depiction of Hotohoto

by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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Izumo Province, Taisha, Depiction of Hotohoto by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Izumo Province, Taisha, Depiction of Hotohoto

Series; Famous Views of the Sixty-odd Provinces
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Sixty-odd Provinces by the Mainichi Art Publishing Company - This lovely reprint from Hiroshige's "Famous Views of the Sixty-odd Provinces" was published in 1997 by the Mainichi Art Publishing Company of Tokyo as part of a limited edition release of 300 sets. These designs are beautifully printed with fresh, vibrant color and fine detail, including soft bokashi shading. A terrific opportunity to acquire a fine, limited edition reprint from the series.

Izumo Province, Taisha, Depiction of Hotohoto - Terrific Hiroshige scene depicting young women near the Izumo Shrine during Hotohoto. Hotohoto was a local New Year celebration in Izumo Province. During the festival, young people would dress in disguises and go from house to house to get small gifts. A beautiful print with excellent color and fine bokashi shading.

Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Image Size - Approximately 13 3/4" x 9" + margins as shown

Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.

Izumo Province, Taisha, Depiction of Hotohoto by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Izumo Province, Taisha, Depiction of Hotohoto by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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