TO START this printmaking lesson, we looked at the different styles of printmaking from the woodcuts of Ando Hiroshige
to the serigraphs of Andy Warhol and, of course, the image transfers of Robert Rauschenberg.
Later in White's book is a print, also from the Walters, of a Japanese fairy inked by artist Ando Hiroshige
from a series titled "Fifty-three Pairings along the T?kaid?Road" (ca.
There are several by Ando Hiroshige
, including one where a Geisha walks along, her servant carrying wrapped items.
For centuries, it has provided a subject for Japanese artists, and in the 19th century ukiyo-e artist Ando Hiroshige
made his own series of prints of the same locations.
Roe & Moore brings Le dejeuner sur l'herbe, a Cezanne lithograph of around 1898, while Mary Deeming offers Ando Hiroshige
's Drum Bridge at Meguro and Sunset Hill (c.
For his new BP Travel Award, Carl will be following in the footsteps of artist Ando Hiroshige
who in the 1800s depicted the Tokaido Road - also known as the Great Coastal Route - which connects Tokyo and Kyoto and was for centuries the most important road in Japan.
* Ando Hiroshige
(1795-1858), a Japanese artist, is best known for Fifty-three Stages of the Tokaido, a series of color woodblock prints first exhibited in 1832.
was born into a family of minor samurai.
* People on a Bridge Surprised by Rain by Ando Hiroshige