Saturday, April 28, 2018

Last Great Master of Ukiyo-e


I leave my brush in the East
And set forth on my journey.
I shall see the famous places in the Western Land.
Across his lifetime Utagawa Hiroshige is thought to have produced a colossal 8000 prints. The Public Domain Review has gathered highlights from the collection housed at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.

Unexpected Rainfall on the Big Bridge at Atake, 1857

Blooming Irises in Horikiri, 1857

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