Paintings

Tawara-no Tota Hidesato, by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

Tawara-no Tota Hidesato, by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Tawara_Toda_Protecting_the_Dragons_Daughter_from_the_Giant_Millipede_LACMA_M.84.31.60.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”Tawara-no Tota Hidesato”> <img width=”689″ height=”1024″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Tawara_Toda_Protecting_the_Dragons_Daughter_from_the_Giant_Millipede_LACMA_M.84.31.60.jpg” alt=”” loading=”lazy” srcset=”https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Tawara_Toda_Protecting_the_Dragons_Daughter_from_the_Giant_Millipede_LACMA_M.84.31.60.jpg?w=689&ssl=1 689w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Tawara_Toda_Protecting_the_Dragons_Daughter_from_the_Giant_Millipede_LACMA_M.84.31.60.jpg?resize=202%2C300&ssl=1 202w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Tawara_Toda_Protecting_the_Dragons_Daughter_from_the_Giant_Millipede_LACMA_M.84.31.60.jpg?resize=101%2C150&ssl=1 101w” sizes=”(max-width: 689px) 100vw, 689px” /> </a> From the series of <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/works-of-tsukioka-yoshitoshi/one-hundred-ghost-tales-from-china-and-japan-by-tsukioka-yoshitoshi”>One Hundred Ghost Tales from China and Japan</a>, by <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/works-of-tsukioka-yoshitoshi”>Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)</a> Tahara Tota Hidesato, whose real name was …

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Watanabe-no Tsuna by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

Watanabe-no Tsuna by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/701px-Watanabe_no_Tsuna_on_a_Horse_in_the_Rain_LACMA_M.84.31.45.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”Watanabe no Tsuna”> <img width=”701″ height=”1024″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/701px-Watanabe_no_Tsuna_on_a_Horse_in_the_Rain_LACMA_M.84.31.45.jpg” alt=”” loading=”lazy” srcset=”https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/701px-Watanabe_no_Tsuna_on_a_Horse_in_the_Rain_LACMA_M.84.31.45.jpg?w=701&ssl=1 701w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/701px-Watanabe_no_Tsuna_on_a_Horse_in_the_Rain_LACMA_M.84.31.45.jpg?resize=205%2C300&ssl=1 205w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/701px-Watanabe_no_Tsuna_on_a_Horse_in_the_Rain_LACMA_M.84.31.45.jpg?resize=103%2C150&ssl=1 103w” sizes=”(max-width: 701px) 100vw, 701px” /> </a> From the series of <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/works-of-tsukioka-yoshitoshi/one-hundred-ghost-tales-from-china-and-japan-by-tsukioka-yoshitoshi”>One Hundred Ghost Tales from China and Japan</a>, by <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/works-of-tsukioka-yoshitoshi”>Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)</a> A warrior riding a horse in heavy rain. …

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Ōya Tarō Mitsukuni, by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

Ōya Tarō Mitsukuni by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Yoshitoshi_Oya_Taro_Mitsukuni.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”Oya Taro Mitsukuni”> <img width=”422″ height=”640″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Yoshitoshi_Oya_Taro_Mitsukuni.jpg” alt=”” loading=”lazy” srcset=”https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Yoshitoshi_Oya_Taro_Mitsukuni.jpg?w=422&ssl=1 422w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Yoshitoshi_Oya_Taro_Mitsukuni.jpg?resize=198%2C300&ssl=1 198w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Yoshitoshi_Oya_Taro_Mitsukuni.jpg?resize=99%2C150&ssl=1 99w” sizes=”(max-width: 422px) 100vw, 422px” /> </a> From the series of <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/works-of-tsukioka-yoshitoshi/one-hundred-ghost-tales-from-china-and-japan-by-tsukioka-yoshitoshi”>One Hundred Ghost Tales from China and Japan</a>, by <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/works-of-tsukioka-yoshitoshi”>Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)</a> Scattered across the pitch-black background are skeleton …

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Kiyohime by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

Kiyohime by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Kiyohime.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”Kiyohime”> <img width=”694″ height=”1023″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Kiyohime.jpg” alt=”” loading=”lazy” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Kiyohime.jpg?w=694&ssl=1 694w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Kiyohime.jpg?resize=204%2C300&ssl=1 204w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Kiyohime.jpg?resize=102%2C150&ssl=1 102w” sizes=”(max-width: 694px) 100vw, 694px” /> </a> From the series of <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/works-of-tsukioka-yoshitoshi/one-hundred-ghost-tales-from-china-and-japan-by-tsukioka-yoshitoshi”>One Hundred Ghost Tales from China and Japan</a>, by <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/works-of-tsukioka-yoshitoshi”>Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)</a> It is a legend that Kiyohime, betrayed by Anchin, a monk …

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Kusunoki Tamonmaru Masatsura, by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

Kusunoki Tamonmaru Masatsura, by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/703px-Kusunoki_Tamonmaru_Masatsura_Surprising_a_Fox_Ghost_LACMA_M.84.31.34.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”Kusunoki Tamonmaru Masatsura Surprising a Fox Ghost”> <img width=”703″ height=”1023″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/703px-Kusunoki_Tamonmaru_Masatsura_Surprising_a_Fox_Ghost_LACMA_M.84.31.34.jpg” alt=”” loading=”lazy” srcset=”https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/703px-Kusunoki_Tamonmaru_Masatsura_Surprising_a_Fox_Ghost_LACMA_M.84.31.34.jpg?w=703&ssl=1 703w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/703px-Kusunoki_Tamonmaru_Masatsura_Surprising_a_Fox_Ghost_LACMA_M.84.31.34.jpg?resize=206%2C300&ssl=1 206w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/703px-Kusunoki_Tamonmaru_Masatsura_Surprising_a_Fox_Ghost_LACMA_M.84.31.34.jpg?resize=103%2C150&ssl=1 103w” sizes=”(max-width: 703px) 100vw, 703px” /> </a> From the series of <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/works-of-tsukioka-yoshitoshi/one-hundred-ghost-tales-from-china-and-japan-by-tsukioka-yoshitoshi”>One Hundred Ghost Tales from China and Japan</a>, by <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/works-of-tsukioka-yoshitoshi”>Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)</a> It is a …

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Golden Pheasants in Snow, by Itō Jakuchū

‘Golden Pheasants in Snow’ from the “Colorful Realm of Living Beings”, by Itō Jakuchū <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Setchu_Kinkei-zu_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”Golden Pheasant in Snow”> <img width=”576″ height=”1024″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Setchu_Kinkei-zu_by_Ito_Jakuchu-576×1024.jpg” alt=”” loading=”lazy” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Setchu_Kinkei-zu_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg?resize=576%2C1024&amp;ssl=1 576w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Setchu_Kinkei-zu_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg?resize=169%2C300&amp;ssl=1 169w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Setchu_Kinkei-zu_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg?resize=84%2C150&amp;ssl=1 84w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Setchu_Kinkei-zu_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg?resize=768%2C1365&amp;ssl=1 768w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Setchu_Kinkei-zu_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg?resize=864%2C1536&amp;ssl=1 864w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Setchu_Kinkei-zu_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg?w=1080&amp;ssl=1 1080w” sizes=”(max-width: 576px) 100vw, 576px” /> </a> <figcaption>Golden Pheasant in Snow</figcaption> </figure> Golden Pheasant is a …

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Rural Cottage in Early Spring, by Tawaraya Sōtatsu

Rural Cottage in Early Spring, by Tawaraya Sōtatsu <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Sotatsu_Facher.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”Rural Cottage in Spring”> <img width=”1024″ height=”704″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Sotatsu_Facher.jpg” alt=”” loading=”lazy” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Sotatsu_Facher.jpg?w=1024&amp;ssl=1 1024w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Sotatsu_Facher.jpg?resize=300%2C206&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Sotatsu_Facher.jpg?resize=150%2C103&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Sotatsu_Facher.jpg?resize=768%2C528&amp;ssl=1 768w” sizes=”(max-width: 1024px) 100vw, 1024px” /> </a> A work depicting spring in a rural mountain village. At the art studio called “Tawara-ya” which is said to have …

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‘Sekiya’ and ‘Miotsukushi’ from The Tale of Genji, by Tawaraya Sōtatsu

‘Sekiya’ and ‘Miotsukushi’ from The Tale of Genji, by Tawaraya Sōtatsu Sekiya (right screen) Miotsukushi (left screen) The Tale of Genji, written by the court lady Murasaki Shikibu (973? -1014) in the Heian period, was read by the wealthy citizens in the Edo period as one of the cultures to be acquired. The increasing interest …

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Plum Blossoms and Birds, by Kanō Eitoku

Plum Blossoms and Birds, by Kanō Eitoku <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/EITOKU_Flowers-birds_JUKO-IN.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”Eitoku Plum Blossoms and Birds”> <img width=”1024″ height=”317″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/EITOKU_Flowers-birds_JUKO-IN-1024×317.jpg” alt=”” loading=”lazy” srcset=”https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/EITOKU_Flowers-birds_JUKO-IN.jpg?resize=1024%2C317&ssl=1 1024w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/EITOKU_Flowers-birds_JUKO-IN.jpg?resize=300%2C93&ssl=1 300w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/EITOKU_Flowers-birds_JUKO-IN.jpg?resize=150%2C46&ssl=1 150w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/EITOKU_Flowers-birds_JUKO-IN.jpg?resize=768%2C238&ssl=1 768w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/EITOKU_Flowers-birds_JUKO-IN.jpg?resize=1536%2C475&ssl=1 1536w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/EITOKU_Flowers-birds_JUKO-IN.jpg?w=2000&ssl=1 2000w” sizes=”(max-width: 1024px) 100vw, 1024px” /> </a> <figcaption></figcaption> </figure> This painting is placed at Juko-in Temple in Kyoto and is said to …

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View of Nihonbashi itchōme Street, by Utagawa Hiroshige

View of Nihonbashi itchōme Street, by Utagawa Hiroshige <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.044.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”yes” data-elementor-lightbox-title=”View of Nihonbashi ichōme”> <img width=”638″ height=”960″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.044.jpg” alt=”” loading=”lazy” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.044.jpg?w=638&amp;ssl=1 638w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.044.jpg?resize=199%2C300&amp;ssl=1 199w” sizes=”(max-width: 638px) 100vw, 638px” /> </a> <figcaption>View of Nihonbashi ichōme</figcaption> </figure> One of the works of the “<a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/paintings/hiroshiges-one-hundred-famous-views-edo”>One Hundred Famous Views of Edo</a> ” series, by  <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/paintings/utagawa-ando-hiroshige”>Utagawa …

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