“Sessen Doji” by Soga Shōhaku

Soga Shōhaku’s “Sessen Doji” <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/565px-Sessen_Dōji-zu_by_Soga_Shōhaku.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”565px-Sessen_Dōji-zu_by_Soga_Shōhaku”> <img width=”565″ height=”768″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/565px-Sessen_Dōji-zu_by_Soga_Shōhaku.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/565px-Sessen_Dōji-zu_by_Soga_Shōhaku.jpg?w=565&amp;ssl=1 565w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/565px-Sessen_Dōji-zu_by_Soga_Shōhaku.jpg?resize=221%2C300&amp;ssl=1 221w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/565px-Sessen_Dōji-zu_by_Soga_Shōhaku.jpg?resize=110%2C150&amp;ssl=1 110w” sizes=”(max-width: 565px) 100vw, 565px” /> </a> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> The title of the painting, Sessen Doji (雪山童子), is a name of Shakyamuni in his previous Read more about “Sessen Doji” by Soga Shōhaku[…]

Tani Bunchō’s “Blue and Green Landscape”

Ichikawa Ebizo IV in the role of Takemura Sadanoshin <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/673px-Blue_and_Green_Landscape_by_Tani_Buncho_Tokyo_Fuji_Art_Museum.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”Blue and Green Landscape by Tani_Buncho”> <img width=”640″ height=”973″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/673px-Blue_and_Green_Landscape_by_Tani_Buncho_Tokyo_Fuji_Art_Museum.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/673px-Blue_and_Green_Landscape_by_Tani_Buncho_Tokyo_Fuji_Art_Museum.jpg?w=673&amp;ssl=1 673w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/673px-Blue_and_Green_Landscape_by_Tani_Buncho_Tokyo_Fuji_Art_Museum.jpg?resize=197%2C300&amp;ssl=1 197w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/673px-Blue_and_Green_Landscape_by_Tani_Buncho_Tokyo_Fuji_Art_Museum.jpg?resize=99%2C150&amp;ssl=1 99w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> It is a masterly painting of Read more about Tani Bunchō’s “Blue and Green Landscape”[…]

10+ Japanese cherry blossoms pattern traditional ceramics

Japanese traditional pottery products with cherry blossoms (sakura) pattern <a href=”https://amzn.to/2xi2AM5″> <img width=”500″ height=”425″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/51i17oXoDzL._AC_.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/51i17oXoDzL._AC_.jpg?w=500&amp;ssl=1 500w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/51i17oXoDzL._AC_.jpg?resize=300%2C255&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/51i17oXoDzL._AC_.jpg?resize=150%2C128&amp;ssl=1 150w” sizes=”(max-width: 500px) 100vw, 500px” /> </a> Hanami is an event that many Japanese look forward to every year from March to April. It is a party, eating and drinking with family, friends, and Read more about 10+ Japanese cherry blossoms pattern traditional ceramics[…]

Ichikawa Ebizo IV in the role of Takemura Sadanoshin, after Tōshūsai Sharaku

Ichikawa Ebizo IV in the role of Takemura Sadanoshin <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.068-1.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”No.068″> <img width=”638″ height=”960″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.068-1.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.068-1.jpg?w=638&amp;ssl=1 638w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.068-1.jpg?resize=100%2C150&amp;ssl=1 100w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.068-1.jpg?resize=199%2C300&amp;ssl=1 199w” sizes=”(max-width: 638px) 100vw, 638px” /> </a> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> It is a Kabuki play performed in May 1794, in which Read more about Ichikawa Ebizo IV in the role of Takemura Sadanoshin, after Tōshūsai Sharaku[…]

Parting Spring by Kawai Gyokudō

Parting Spring by Kawai Gyokudō <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1024px-Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_L.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”1024px-Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_(National_Museum_of_Modern_Art,_Tokyo)_L”> <img width=”640″ height=”296″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1024px-Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_L.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1024px-Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_L.jpg?w=1024&amp;ssl=1 1024w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1024px-Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_L.jpg?resize=300%2C139&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1024px-Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_L.jpg?resize=150%2C69&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1024px-Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_L.jpg?resize=768%2C356&amp;ssl=1 768w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_R-scaled.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_(National_Museum_of_Modern_Art,_Tokyo)_R”> <img width=”640″ height=”295″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_R-1024×472.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_R-scaled.jpg?resize=1024%2C472&amp;ssl=1 1024w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_R-scaled.jpg?resize=300%2C138&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_R-scaled.jpg?resize=150%2C69&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_R-scaled.jpg?resize=768%2C354&amp;ssl=1 768w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_R-scaled.jpg?resize=1536%2C708&amp;ssl=1 1536w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_R-scaled.jpg?resize=2048%2C944&amp;ssl=1 2048w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_R-scaled.jpg?w=1280&amp;ssl=1 1280w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Parting_Spring_by_Kawai_Gyokudo_National_Museum_of_Modern_Art_Tokyo_R-scaled.jpg?w=1920&amp;ssl=1 1920w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) Read more about Parting Spring by Kawai Gyokudō[…]

Downloadable PDF of Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji by Katsushika Hokusai

Containing all of 46 prints of “Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji” PDF file of “Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji” DOWNLOAD Nihonbashi, Edo The store of Mitsui in Suruga-cho, the Eastern capital Surugadai in the Eastern capital Asakusa Hongan-ji temple in the Eastern capital Honjo-tatekawa Under Mannen Bridge at Fukagawa Sazai hall-Temple of Five Hundred Rakan Read more about Downloadable PDF of Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji by Katsushika Hokusai[…]

Matsuo Basho’s haiku poems with Japanese voice

草の戸も 住替る代ぞ ひなの家 Kusa no to mo/ Sumikawaru yo zo/ Hina no ie A owner of the old thatched hut Is also changed to another It’s the Doll’s Festival. 行春や 鳥啼き魚の 目は泪 Yuku haru ya/ Tori naki uwo no/ Me ha namida Spring is passing. The birds cry, and the fishes’ eyes are  With tears. 夏草や 兵どもが 夢の跡 Natsukusa ya/ Tsuwamonodomo Read more about Matsuo Basho’s haiku poems with Japanese voice[…]

Evolution of Hokusai’s wave paintings

The Road to The Great Wave Off Kanagawa, and after that The world-famous painting of Japanese waves, The Great Wave Off Kanagawa, one of the prints of “Thirty-six Views of Mt. Fuji“,  is a work by Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849). The print, which influenced impressionist artists, was very popular among the citizens of Edo at that Read more about Evolution of Hokusai’s wave paintings[…]

Kōgei: Art Craft Japan exhibition at Philadelphia Museum of Art

KŌGEI: ART CRAFT JAPAN, at Philadelphia Museum of Art, through September 9 <figure> <a data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default” href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2018-37-1v1-pma2018.jpg”> <img width=”640″ height=”640″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2018-37-1v1-pma2018-1024×1024.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2018-37-1v1-pma2018.jpg?resize=1024%2C1024&amp;ssl=1 1024w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2018-37-1v1-pma2018.jpg?resize=300%2C300&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2018-37-1v1-pma2018.jpg?resize=150%2C150&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2018-37-1v1-pma2018.jpg?resize=768%2C768&amp;ssl=1 768w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2018-37-1v1-pma2018.jpg?resize=250%2C250&amp;ssl=1 250w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2018-37-1v1-pma2018.jpg?resize=174%2C174&amp;ssl=1 174w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2018-37-1v1-pma2018.jpg?w=1500&amp;ssl=1 1500w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2018-37-1v1-pma2018.jpg?w=1280&amp;ssl=1 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <figcaption>Vessel with Blue Glaze Kimura Yoshiro, Japanese, born 1946 , Photo by Read more about Kōgei: Art Craft Japan exhibition at Philadelphia Museum of Art[…]

Drawing on Nature: Taki Katei’s Japan at National Museums Liverpool

National Museums Liverpool’s Drawing on Nature: Taki Katei’s Japan exhibition, Oct 4, 2019—Apr 13, 2020 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ts83MQcSJIM<br /><!– Japa Link Unit 2 –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3791981835″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> Taki Katei (1830-1901) is a Japanese painter in the Meiji period (1868-1921) who became famous for his elegant Kacho-ga (painting of flowers and birds) with Read more about Drawing on Nature: Taki Katei’s Japan at National Museums Liverpool[…]