Tag Archive: Hiroshige

Hiroshige’s “Edo Hyaku”: Perspectives of Landscape Ukiyo-e Prints in Portrait Layout

“Edo Hyaku”, One Hundred Famous Views of Edo 名所江戸百景 (Meisho Edo Hyakkei) is a series of over one hundred woodblock prints designed by Hiroshige (1797–1858) , which began to be published in 1856 and was completed in 1859 after Hiroshige’s death. Continue reading →

From Hiroshige’s Edo Hyaku to Catfish Prints

From Hiroshige’s Edo Hyaku to Catfish Prints: A report of the past projects and an announcement of upcoming collaborative projects/public programs between Royal Ontario Museum and The Japan Foundation, Toronto Continue reading →