Hiroshige (Yoko-e)
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Shirasuka


Artist: Hiroshige (Yoko-e)
Date: 1831-34
Size/Format: Oban yoko-e, 14 by 10 ins.
Description: View out to sea through a dip in the hill, at the foot of which a daimyo's procession is passing; clumps of trees to right and left. The view of the seascape from Shiomizaka Slope near this station was one of the most picturesque of all the fifty-three stations, with the blue Pacific Ocean framed by outreaching branches of pine trees. A long procession of a feudal lord descends the hill towards Shirasuka Station.
Series: Fifty-three Stations of The Tokaido
Publisher: Hoeido
Condition: Faint vertical centre-fold, a few natural paper-flaws. Otherwise fine.
Impression: Fine
Price: (SOLD)

 

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