Original woodblock print - Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) - La Colline de l'oie sauvage 鴻之臺戸根川et la rivière Tone - N° 11 de la serie "36 Vues du Mont Fuji" - Commemorative edition of 1891

Description
Original woodblock print - Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) - La Colline de l'oie sauvage 鴻之臺戸根川et la rivière Tone - N° 11 de la serie "36 Vues du Mont Fuji" - Commemorative edition of 1891
Very good condition, see description

Very rare and original xylograph - Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) - 鴻之臺戸根川 - No. 11 of the series '36 Views of Mount Fuji '-1891

'Memorial Edition' reprint (see texts in the margins) 1891 by Kodama Matashichi (active from 1881 to 1894). Superb Hiroshige woodblock print, rarely offered for sale.

The 'Memorial Edition' series consists of prints made with the original blocks and, in some cases, with the addition of new blocks.

Memorable woodblock print by Hiroshige, very difficult to find in first edition, superbly detailed with fine lines and very subtle depiction of shadows.

These reprints are a great opportunity to acquire these old classic Hiroshige prints.

Öban format: 356 x 237 mm

Paper lined print to be mounted in the album of the series.


In very good condition, fresh and vivid colours, no holes, no creases. Small piece missing and small restoration on the paper lining; it does not affect the woodblock print.
See the photos.

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print
Material
Paper
Period
Commemorative edition of 1891
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Attribution
Reprint
Title of artwork
La Colline de l'oie sauvage 鴻之臺戸根川et la rivière Tone - N° 11 de la serie "36 Vues du Mont Fuji"
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
356×237×0 mm
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