Hiroshige: Snowy Sunrise (Sold)

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Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: Snowy Sunrise
Series: Toto Meisho
Date: ca. 1845

Sunrise on New Year’s Day at Susaki, a Snowy Morning (Yuki no asa Susaki no hatsu hinode). On a clear winter’s day many folks gather outside to witness the sunrise for the new year, considered an auspicious event to witness.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Repaired wormhole bottom left.
Publisher: Ezakiya Tatsuzo
Literature: There are two examples in the MFA., neither as nice as this one.
Signature: Hiroshige ga