Hiroshige: Dawn at Kanda Myojin Shrine
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: Dawn at Kanda Myojin Shrine
Series: One Hundred Famous Views of Edo: Meisho Edo Hyakkei
Dawn breaks over the city of Edo, and Hiroshige has chosen to portray a most indirect and subtle point of view. We see a priest, a shrine maiden and an attendant getting ready for the day at Kanda Myojin Shrine, one of the most important shrines in Edo.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban 35.3 x 23.8 cm
Publisher: Uoya Eikichi
Literature: Henry Smith II; Hiroshige One Hundred Famous View of Edo, plate 10.
Seal: Aratame & snake year
Signature: Hiroshige ga