Hiroshige: Open Garden at Fukagawa Hachiman Shrine (Sold)
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: Open Garden at Fukagawa Hachiman Shrine
Series: One Hundred Famous Views of Edo: Meisho Edo Hyakkei
Contemporaneously blooming cherry and azalea trees are both captured in something of a time-lapse portrait of the famous temple garden of Etaiji. The garden was only open to the public for a few short weeks each year.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Publisher: Uoya Eikichi
Literature: Henry Smith II: Hiroshige One Hundred Famous View of Edo, plate 68.
Seal: Aratame & snake year
Signature: Hiroshige ga