Hiroshige II: Bellflower Meadow, First Edition (Sold)

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Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige II
Title: Bellflower Meadow
Series: One Hundred Views of Famous Places in the Provinces (Shokoku meisho hyakkei)
Date: 1860

Shinshu Kikyo no hara. Visitors walk the zigzag route through the Bellflower Meadow, Shinano. First edition, with mica in the darker green areas. We see a couple passing a man who might be begging and a priest, who is perhaps reading his sutras. First edition, with all the additions of extra bokashi and large areas of sparkling mica.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Uoya Eikichi
Literature: See BM, MFA websites.
Signature: Hiroshige ga