35.Shore of Tago Bay, Ejiri at Tōkaidō
Tago Bay is famous as a place where Mt. Fuji looks beautiful from the ancient time and has been written in waka and haiku, including Man’yoshu.
White‐spotted Mt. Fuji spreads the grand skirt under the clear blue sky. Those who on the beach between the mountain and the ocean are the people work in the salt pan.
Even from the rolling waves, the people on board the ship seems to be hard to row the oar.
Ejiri in Suruga Province from "Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji"
35.Ejiri in Suruga Province 35. Ejiri in Suruga Province It is a famous artwork that the British photographer Jeff Wall was influenced by the woodblock printing and made the work of 'A Sudden Gust of Wind'(1993). This picture captures the moment when a tremendous gust is blowing. The papers and woven hat are blown off and away by the wind. The sky where dust flies up is brown and hazy. It seems that we can hear the grass in the wind making a sound. &...
The Fuji from Kanaya on the Tōkaidō from "Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji...
37.The Fuji from Kanaya on the Tōkaidō 37. The Fuji from Kanaya on the Tōkaidō Kanaya was the current Shimada-shi, Shizuoka prefecture, and the ferry landing to cross the Ooi River. Because of the defensive reasons for the Edo shogunate, they didn't build a bridge over the river. The Ooi river was famous for its large amount of water and difficult to cross. And this painting also depicts the water is surging for the people carrying the luggage or the persons as a big wave...