53 Stations of the Tokaido 'Hoeido' #11 by Ando Hiroshige
Artist: Ando Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Woodblock Prints Title: 53 stations of the Tokaido 'Hoeido' # 11: Hakone
1st Publication: 1833-1834
Size: 13 x 8-1/2 + Margins as shown
Date of this edition: 1833-1834 1st edition
Publisher: Hoeido - Senkakudo
Condition: Some Soiling / Stains as seen on pictures. Left margin trimmed to the edge and redone. Mild color fading. Good Overall condition.
Notes: The Hakone pass was the most arduous stretch of the entire Tokaido Highway. It was steep and difficult to climb, and harboured many roaming bandits. However, the pass abounded in scenic spots and hot spring resorts and continues to attact many visitors.
Pictures: 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.
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