Cherry-blossom Viewing at Asuka Hill, 1853

by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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Cherry-blossom Viewing at Asuka Hill, 1853 by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Original Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Print
Cherry-blossom Viewing at Asuka Hill, 1853

Series; Famous Places in Edo
A Fuji Arts Special Offer Auction

Cherry-blossom Viewing at Asuka Hill, 1853 - Terrific scene of a procession of beauties making their way along Asuka Hill to view the blossoming cherry trees. The women and young girls all wear blue and white checked kimono over red under robes, and carry matching umbrellas. A low fence at left surrounds a stone marker beneath the tall pines. At upper right, picnickers relax on mats spread beneath the trees. A rarely seen design.

Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Image Size - 8 5/8" x 13 1/2" + margins as shown

Condition - Good detail. A few repairs and creases, wrinkling at top corners.

Cherry-blossom Viewing at Asuka Hill, 1853 by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Cherry-blossom Viewing at Asuka Hill, 1853 by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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