Hiroshige: Nihonbashi, Clearing After Snow(Nihonbashi yukibare) (Sold)
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: Nihonbashi, Clearing After Snow(Nihonbashi yukibare)
Series: One Hundred Famous Views of Edo: Meisho Edo Hyakkei
“This iconic view of Edo is perfect as a symbolic start of this great series.” (Smith II, 1986) We see a bustling fish market, fishermen in their boats, an already busy Nihonbashi Bridge, and to the left the fireproof storehouses of Edo. “Everything in this view suggests freshness and plenty”. (Smith II, 1986). First edition.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Publisher: Uoya Eikichi
Literature: Henry Smith II: Hiroshige One Hundred Famous View of Edo:plate 1..
Signature: Hiroshige ga