‘Goten-yama-hill, Shinagawa on the Tōkaidō’ painting by Katsushika Hokusai

20.Goten-yama-hill, Shinagawa on the Tōkaidō     Goten-yama-hill at Shinagawa was famous for the beautiful cherry blossoms in the Edo period. Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) made a lot of ukiyo-e about cherry blossom, but Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) drew just one work in the series of “Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji“.   Not only the pale pink of the blossoms attract Read more about ‘Goten-yama-hill, Shinagawa on the Tōkaidō’ painting by Katsushika Hokusai[…]

Spring haiku poem examples by Matsuo Basho

Matsuo Basho’s Spring haiku poems <img width=”640″ height=”950″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.019.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.019.jpg?w=647&amp;ssl=1 647w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.019.jpg?resize=101%2C150&amp;ssl=1 101w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.019.jpg?resize=202%2C300&amp;ssl=1 202w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/No.019.jpg?resize=150%2C223&amp;ssl=1 150w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> <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 /></p> <p>The spring haiku that <a href=”http://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/literatures-and-poems/haiku/matsuo-basho/famous-haiku-poems-matsuo-basho” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>Matsuo Basho (1644-1694)</a> made has a seasonally free and easy Read more about Spring haiku poem examples by Matsuo Basho[…]