Hiroshige II: Bellflower Meadow, First Edition
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige II
Title: Bellflower Meadow
Series: One Hundred Views of Famous Places in the Provinces (Shokoku meisho hyakkei)
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.
Publisher: Uoya Eikichi
Literature: See BM, MFA websites.
Signature: Hiroshige ga