Hiroshige: Plum Garden, Kameido (Sold)

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Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: Plum Garden, Kameido
Series: One Hundred Famous Views of Edo
Date: 11/1857

One of the most famous images in ukiyo-e, this is a first edition featuring elaborate bokashi throughout. Van Gogh immortalized this image by painting it in oils. From the series “One Hundred Famous Views of Edo”.

First Edition

Condition: Very good impression; good color; very good condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Uo-ya Eikichi
Literature: Forrer, RA London 1997, no. 93; Michener collection of Hiroshige, IV-32-B; Ukiyo-e Taikei, vol 16 #30.
Signature: Hiroshige ga