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Utagawa Hiroshige: Last Great Master of Ukiyo-e

- April 25, 2018 in Hiroshige, japanese art, ukiyo-e, Utagawa Hiroshige

Highlights from the fantastic collection of Hiroshige prints held at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.

Utagawa Hiroshige: Last Great Master of Ukiyo-e

- April 25, 2018 in Hiroshige, japan, japanese art, ukiyo-e, Utagawa Hiroshige

Highlights from the fantastic collection of Hiroshige prints held at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.

The Sea Monk (ca. 1845)

- March 30, 2016 in japanese folklore, Jobs, sailors, sea monk, ukiyo-e, Umi Bozu, Umibōzu, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, woodblock

A woodblock print, by the late Edo period artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi, illustrating the story of an encounter with the Sea Monk or Umibozu, a spirit in Japanese folklore.

The Sea Monk (ca. 1845)

- March 30, 2016 in japanese folklore, Jobs, sailors, sea monk, ukiyo-e, Umi Bozu, Umibōzu, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, woodblock

A woodblock print, by the late Edo period artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi, illustrating the story of an encounter with the Sea Monk or Umibozu, a spirit in Japanese folklore.