Hiroshige’s Japan: Views of Mount Fuji

2018-03-01T11:17:21+01:00November 24th, 2017|

Curator: Clare Pollard, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford Utagawa Hiroshige (1797 – 1858) is one of the best known of all Japanese woodblock print designers. He is particularly renowned for his landscape prints, which are among the most frequently reproduced of all Japanese works of art. These were hugely successful both in Japan and in the West. Their unusual compositions and masterly expression of [...]