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Japanese Prints, Ukiyo-e in Edo, 1700-1900 - Japan Society of the UK
Ellis Tinios British Museum Press, 2010 143 pages including index numerous illustrations in colour ISBN 978-0-7141-2453-7, £14.99 Review by Sir Hugh Cortazzi The British Museum has an outstanding collection of Japanese prints (ukiyo-e). This book draws on the Museum’s extensive holdings and is an introduction to the Japanese prints in the Museum. In choosing the …
Cherry Blossom Paintings
My Grade 7 class recently finished these cherry blossom paintings as part of our "Japanese Art" unit. I absolutely adore cherry blossom paintings- I think they're very stylish and feminine. I also love anything Japanese related, so I really enjoy teaching this unit. And believe it or not, the blossoms are just finishing up here where I live. Yes, in June. We started off by watching a video about the Cherry Blossom festival in Japan known as Hanami ('flower viewing'). In the spring, thousands…
Kano Tan'yū | Summer Landscape | Japan | Edo period (1615–1868) | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Seasonal landscapes in a Chinese style evoking summer and winter flank an imaginary portrait of Shennong (Japanese: Shinnō), the legendary Chinese emperor and reputed inventor of agriculture and herbal medicine
Torii Kiyonaga | Dance of the Beach Maidens | Japan | Edo period (1615–1868) | The Met
Although Narihira's story became a literary work in the ninth century, no textual record of his elder brother, Yukihira, is known before the late fourteenth century, when the famous playwright Kanze Zeami used the legend of the exiled courtier as the basis for a Noh drama
Realistic Sakura Blossom Japanese Cherry Tree Stock Vector (Royalty Free) 125934491
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The Fragile Beauty of Ikebana
Ikebana is the Japanese art of flower arrangement, also known as kado. It emphasises the beauty and elegance of natural and man-made materials through the application of human creativity. The very word itself, which might be translated as "living flowers" or "bringing flowers to life", implies an attitude towards these lovely, fragile, transient things, and this attitude is based upon a way of looking at and living with nature.