Inside Zojoji Temple in Shiba by Ando Hiroshige
Artist: Ando Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Woodblock Print Title: Inside Zojo-ji Temple in Shiba (Shiba Z˘j˘ji sannai no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (T˘to meisho)
1st Publication: 1832
Size: Horizontal oban; 25.3 x 37.5 cm (9 15/16 x 14 3/4 in.)
Date of this edition: 1832, 1st edition
Publisher: Sanoya Kihei (Kikakud˘)
Condition: Toned, faded, multiple repairs, mainly in the lower and upper margins, repaired losses in the bottom of the print. Poor overall condition.
Notes: Bears a faded red seal, consistent with the 1st edition. ( 2nd and later edition have a black seal)
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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