Hiroshige: Snow Scene with Birds and Bamboo (Sold)
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: Snow Scene with Birds and Bamboo
Series: One Hundred Famous Views of Edo: Meisho Edo Hyakkei
Date: 1857/ 12th Month
Atagoshita and Yabu Lane, from the series “One Hundred Famous Views of Edo”. This is probably the most lively snow scene in the series, with the deep blue water of the canal and the colorful dress of the pedestrians providing contrast to the blanketing snow.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Large margins.
Publisher: Uoya Eikichi
Literature: Henry Smith II: “Hiroshige’s One Hundred Famous Views of Edo”, plate 112.
Signature: Hiroshige ga