15 December 2017

Snow on woodblock prints

Hasui Kawase, Zojoji Temple in Snow, 1922 (via)
Hasui Kawasi (1883-1957), Snow at Tsukijima, 1930
(via, which has more of his snowy images)
Shiro Kasamatsu (1898-1991)
Shimano District (In the Snow), 1964 (via)
Raizan Negoro (artist's name of Kawatsura Yoshio) (1880-1963)
Asakusa Temple in Snow, 1922 (via)

Takahashi Biho (b.1873), Sparrow in Snow, 1930s (via)
Iwao Akiyama (1921 – 2014)
Monk in Snow, 1988 (via)
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Kyoshi Saito (1907-1997), Shovels (via)

Kamisaka Sekka (1866 - 1942)
Tomoe no Yuki (Monk in Whirling Snow), 1901 (via)
That's enough for now - there are so many more, including by Hokusai and Hiroshige and other ukiyo-e artists.

1 comment:

patty a. said...

Those woodblock prints are beautiful. The skill that went into making them is incredible. Thanks for sharing!