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
Kinokuni Hill and Distant View of Akasaka Tameike - A daimyo procession marches up the path on Kinokuni Hill, the procession leader balancing a standard in his palm in this terrific print from Hiroshige's "100 Views of Edo" series. The city lies beyond, rooftops spreading out towards the horizon, a fire tower visible in the distance. Terrific color and excellent detail in this fine print.
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. A few small holes, repaired. A couple light creases. Please see photos for details.