Hiroshige –Ishiyama TempleHiroshige –Ishiyama Temple
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Utagawa Hiroshige (1797 – 1858)

Lake Biwa with some fisher- and sailing boats during a full moon night. On the shore a part of the Ishiyama temple district.

Title: The Ishiyama temple at the lake Biwa in the province of Ômi ( Ômi, Biwako, Ishiyama-dera)

Series: Famous Views of the 60-odd Provinces (Rokujuyoshu meisho zue)

Signature: Hiroshige fude

Publisher: Koshi-hei

Engraver: Horitake

Date: 1853

Size (print): Oban, 34,3 cm x 23 cm

Very fine print with brilliant colours and visible wood grain. Thin margins, altogether in very good condition.