The Drum Bridge at Kameido Tenjin Shrine

The Drum Bridge at Kameido Tenjin Shrine
Item# the-drum-bridge-at-kameido-tenjin-shrine

Woodblock Prints Title: The Drum Bridge at Kameido Tenjin Shrine (Kameido Tenjin taikobashi), from the series Remarkable Views of Bridges in Various Provinces (Shokoku meikyō kiran)

Publication: 1834

Size: Horizontal ōban; 24.6 x 36.8 cm (9 11/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Publisher: Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudō)

Signature: Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu

Notes: 2 Known States for the original edition.

Original: 1st State: 2 Originals from different sources

This is a very distinctive state, as the lower left corner has a blue color loss, also sometimes, along the house's roof. This first run was printed by less than 500. Very few are left today.

Estimated Value: ref # FJB5

2nd State: 3 Originals from different sources

New set of blocks, that corrected the loss in the bottom section of the print. Printed by less than 3,000

Estimated Value: ref # FJB5a

Other Versions: More to come with various replica's...