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
Blossoms on the Tama River Embankment - Lovely view of the blossoming cherry trees along the Tama River in springtime. Pedestrians mill about on the banks of the curving river, enjoying the view along the water in the early evening. Terrific print from Hiroshige's "100 Famous Views of Edo" series. Attractively colored with fine bokashi shading in the water and sky.
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. Small tear at edge, repaired. Creasing throughout. Please see photos for details.