Keisai Eisen - Keisai Eisen (1791-1848)
Keisai Eisen (1791-1848)
Three oban, yoko-e from the series Kisokaido rokujukyu tsugi no uchi, a collaboration between Eisen and Utagawa Hiroshige. The series was published by Takenouchi Magohachi and Iseya Rihei between 1834 and 1842. a) No. 11. Honjo shuku, Kannagawa watashiba. Samurai train. b) No. 8. Konosu, Fukiage Fuji enbo. Mount Fuji over rice fields. c) No. 21. Oiwake shuku, Asamayama chobo. Packhorse. All three unsigned. (3) Good to very good impressions, still good colours, somewhat browned, adhesive tape stains in upper margins, otherwise good conditions, b and c) centrefold.