Benten Hill at Kinryuzan Temple in Asakusa, circa 1843 - 1845

by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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Benten Hill at Kinryuzan Temple in Asakusa, circa 1843 - 1845 by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Original Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Print
Benten Hill at Kinryuzan Temple in Asakusa, circa 1843 - 1845

Series; Among Famous Places in Edo
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Benten Hill at Kinryuzan Temple in Asakusa, circa 1843 - 1845 - Handsome view of Benten Hill at Kinyruzan Temple in Asakusa in springtime. Blossoming cherry trees dot the grassy slope above the water, and visitors stroll about the tea stands on the grounds. The red temple buildings and pagoda rise above the treetops. An attractive and rarely seen Hiroshige design, also in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Image Size - 8 5/8" x 13 3/8" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Large loss at corner, smaller losses and wormholes, repaired. Creasing, wrinkling, slight toning and soiling. Please see photos for details.

Benten Hill at Kinryuzan Temple in Asakusa, circa 1843 - 1845 by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Benten Hill at Kinryuzan Temple in Asakusa, circa 1843 - 1845 by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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