By: Melanie Trede and Lorenz Bichler
Berlin, etc., Taschen: 2008
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: RT318-006
This large folio volume was issued by Taschen in 2008. Taschen has subsequently issued smaller format editions of Hiroshige's 100 Views of Edo, but this folio format is no longer in print. This copy is in the original mailing box but no longer in the publisher's shrink-wrap, otherwise as issued by Taschen. This reprint is made from one of the finest complete original sets of woodblock prints belonging to the Ota Memorial Museum of Art in Tokyo. The illustrations are Hiroshige's masterful ukiyo-e woodblock prints of Tokyo made in the mid-19th century (originally issued 1856-1858). Ukiyo-e liter... View More...