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Hiroshige "Kasumigaseki"
Item# kasumigaseki-1854
$2,500.00

Product Description

Original Hiroshige (1797-1858) Japanese Woodblock Print Kasumigaseki, 1854. Series; Famous Views of the Eastern Capital. Kasumigaseki, 1854 - Interesting scene of the bustling Kasumigaseki district in Edo, as pedestrians, merchants, and laborers make their way through the streets. In the center, a porter carrying two young pine trees from a yoke over his shoulder, ready to transplant, while at left, a young child holds a pole with a toy octopus dangling from it. Daimyo's mansions line the road and the steep hill at center. An attractive design, nicely detailed. Image Size - 13 1/2" x 28 3/8". Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Three separate panels, backed with paper. Slight toning. (75)