Hiroshige: The Katabira River and Bridge at Hodogaya
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: The Katabira River and Bridge at Hodogaya
Series: Fifty-Three Stations of Tokaidô (Tôkaidô gojûsantsugi no uchi); Also known as the “Reisho Tôkaidô” series.
Date: ca. 1850
Snow and cold do not deter travelers making their way across a bridge on a snow-clad Katabira River. The woodgrain in the river looks like beautiful water eddies.One of the best designs of this series.
Condition: Excellent impression and color. Very good condition. Very slight center crease.
Dimensions: ôban horizontal
Signature: Hiroshige ga