Hiroshige: The Entrance of Enoshima in Sagami Province (Sagami Enoshima iriguchi)
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: The Entrance of Enoshima in Sagami Province (Sagami Enoshima iriguchi)
Series: 36 Views of Mount Fuji (Fuji sanjûrokkei)
The Entrance Gate at Enoshima in Sagami Province. Three ladies sightsee from the popular tourist destination of the island of Enoshima. Once they turn and look beneath the torii gate, they will be treated to an amazing view of Mount Fuji. We see two boats ferrying passengers behind them, and another carrying cargo. Perhaps they are staying at the inn shown at left, as they wear matching yukata.
Condition: Very Good impression, color and condition. Tiny nibble upper left corner.
Seal: Censor’s date seal: 4th month of Ox Year (1858)
Signature: Hiroshige ga