Station Fuchû, number 20. Gathering Tea
Date: ca. 1845
Two charmingly attired beauties gather tea into woven baskets. The region was famous for its tea and mochi (rice cakes). The cartouche above shows the Abe river and contains a famous haiku by Bashô.
Publisher: Ibaya Kyûbei
Size: ôban
Condition: Excellent impression and color. Very good condition. Repaired wormage near margin.
Inventory Number: HIR437