Hiroshige: Mount Nikko, Urami Waterfall.
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: Mount Nikko, Urami Waterfall.
Series: “60-odd Famous Views of the Provinces” (Rokujûyoshû meisho zue).
Shimotsuke Province, Mount Nikko, Urami Waterfall. Mount Nikko was famous for its many scenic shrines and especially for the Urami Waterfall depicted here. There is blindprinting in the water, and the flow and volume are felt with minimal strokes from the artist.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Minor creases.
Publisher: Koshimuraya Heisuke
Literature: See “Hiroshige’s Journey in the 60-Odd Provinces”, plate 27 page 82.
Seal: Carver’s seal: Yokogawa
Signature: Hiroshige ga