Hiroshige: Station Ejiri
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige
Title: Station Ejiri
Series: “Fifty-three Parallels for the Tôkaidô Road”.
Date: ca. 1845
A celestial maiden looks back at the sacred peak of Mount Fuji as she floats aloft, holding a robe of feathers. The full title is “Eijiri: The Story of the Pine Tree of the Feather Cloak at Miho Bay” (Miho no ura hagoromo matsu no yurai).
Condition: Excellent impression and color. Very good condition. Repaired wormage near margin.
Publisher: Iseya Ichibei
Literature: See BM, MFA examples
Signature: Hiroshige ga