A Case Study of Tokugawa Japan through Art: Views of a Society in Transformation - Images
Tokugawa Japan Online Image List: Woodblock Prints by Ando Hiroshige
Use the links below to find the nine woodblock prints by Ando Hiroshige. Record your analysis on Handout T1.
- Clearing Weather After Snow at Nihon: Click on the image to enlarge
- Surugachō: Click on the image to enlarge
- The River Bank by Ryōgoku Bridge: Click on the image to enlarge
- Fireworks at Ryōgoku: Click on the image to enlarge
Images 1-5 are from the series The Fifty-Three Stations of the Tōkaidō (Tōkaidō Gojusan no Uchi), 1831-1834. Publisher: Takenouchi Magohachi (Hoeido). Format: Oban yokoye. Total 55 Prints. Images 6-9 are from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Yedo Hiakkei), 1856 - 1858. Publisher: Uoya Eikichi. Format: Oban tateye. Number of Prints: 120 (inc. Title Page and a replacement print by Hiroshige II). All of these prints are located at here.
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