Utagawa Hiroshige, (1797-1858)

Eight Views of Omi: Night Rain at Karasaki

A deluxe impression with extensive bokashi (gradation of color), dusting of alum on the moutain peak, and flecks of gold in the margins. Signed Hiroshige ga with publisher's seal Uo-Ei (Uo-ya Eikichi) in lower left margin, followed by red circular collector's seal (possibly Tanba Tsuneo), and censor's seal aratame with date seal Mi-san (year of the snake, third month), 1857.

oban tate-e 35.9 by 24.6 cm


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Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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