Ando Utagawa Hiroshige (1787-1858)Woodblock Prints Title:
Mountain River on the Kiso Road (Kisoji no yamakawa), from an untitled set of three triptychs1st Publication:
Vertical ˘ban Each panels are; 36.3 x 24.7 cm (14 5/16 x 9 7/16 in.)Date of this edition: August 1857, 1st Edition Publisher:
Some stains, color fading, some flattened creases, and tiny holes. Prints shows signs of weakness, although they are still in one piece. Good colors, impression and overall condition.Notes:
This is the center and left 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.