Hiroshige: Japan's Great Landscape Artist
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Hiroshige: Japan's Great Landscape Artist

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The last great master of the Japanese woodblock was Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858). In the Japan of his day, Hiroshige's landscape prints fostered a new and far-reaching appreciation for nature in art. In the West, his work influenced such artists as Whistler, Cezanne, and Gauguin.
Born in the shogun's capital of Edo (now Tokyo), Hiroshige lost his parents at a young age. E...more
Paperback, 96 pages
Published May 31st 1997 by Kodansha (first published November 1992)
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