Mid 20th C Hiroshige II Mounted Fan Print
Mid 20th C Hiroshige II Mounted Fan Print. A rare and beautiful early to mid 20th Century kacho-e Woodblock Fan Print by Hiroshige II. The Artisan Seal as well as the Signature are present on the print and margins.
This is a re-carved edition of a charming uchiwa-e print by Utagawa Hiroshige II. It shows, in very unique composition and colors, a small bird among roses on a bold raspberry red ground. The tender colors of the bird and the blossoms – rose, pale yellow and green, contrast with the bright and main color of the fan. The print’s background is in silver mica.
Artist: Hiroshige II (1829-1869), who was called Shigenobu in his early days, was a disciple and also the adopted son of the great ukiyo-e master Hiroshige I.
The print ships already Mounted to Museum Conservation Standard and ready for framing.
Shipping is via Australia Post and is approximately 8 business days to most international locations.
Mounted Dimensions Width 20.5 inches (52 cm) Height 16.5 inches (41.5 cm)
Print Dimensions Width 16 inches (40.64cm) Height 10.5 inches (26.67cm)
Publisher: Oedo Mokuhansha (Tokyo)