Hiroshige II (1826 - 1869), "In the Chichibu Mountains in Musashi Province"
|Title||In the Chichibu Mountains in Musashi Province|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Series Title||100 Views of Famous Places in the Provinces|
|Size||14 x 9 -1/2 "|
|Condition||Good, with fresh colors.|
Notes: Rounded corners and paper disturbances in the margins. Overall colors and image are fine.
#22 in the series, 'One Hundred Famous Views in the Various Provinces'. This series dates from the middle of Hiroshige II's career, when he was in his mid-thirties. At this point, he had just started using the name 'Hiroshige', since his master Hiroshige I had just passed in 1858. The series title is shown as a tall rectangular cartouche and the title of each individual print is in the square cartouche.