Hiroshige: Station Mariko (Sold)
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: Station Mariko
Date: ca. 1850
Station Mariko, from the Tokaido series known as the “Reisho Tokaido”. Station 21 is a village nestled between two mountains, blanketed by an evening snow. Probably the best design in the series.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Publisher: Maru-ya Seijirô
Literature: See “Prints by Utagawa Hiroshige in the James A. Michener Collection” by Tadashi and Link, Honolulu Academy of the Arts, 1991. Number 1-5-E (page 49, volume one).
Seal: Artist’s seal Ichiryûsai
Signature: Hiroshige ga