Ando Utagawa Hiroshige (1787-1858)Woodblock Prints Title:
Complete View of the Sumida River: Snow Scene (Sumidagawa zenzu, setchû kei), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)1st Publication:
Vertical ôban Each panels are; 36.3 x 24.7 cm (14 5/16 x 9 7/16 in.)Date of this edition: 1830 Publisher:
Soiling, rubbing, some repairs. Good colors and impression, fair overall condition.Notes:
These are the center and right panel of a triptych. Rare 1st edition of this print, similar to the one exposed at the Museum of Fine Art in Boston visible HEREPictures:
Pictures are taken outdoor, in the shade, to reflect true colors, without any enhancements of any kind. The last picture is taken indoor, with a light behind the print, to reveal the exact paper grain, holes if any, or other possible flaws.