View From Koshigaya in Musashi Province (Musashi Koshigaya), No. 14 from the series Thirty-Six Views of Fuji (Fuji Sanjūrokkei)
Utagawa Hiroshige I, Japanese, 1797 - 1858. Published by Tsutaya Kichizō, Kōeidō.
Utagawa Hiroshige was one of Japan’s most talented nineteenth-century landscape artists. This woodcut is part of a series of views of Mount Fuji in which the revered mountain is seen in the distance, often glimpsed through trees, reeds, or raindrops that occupy the immediate foreground.