Kawase Hasui 1937 was a prominent Japanese painter of the late and early centuries, and one of the chief printmakers in the shin-hanga ("new prints") movement. In the West, Kawase is mainly known as a Japanese woodblock printma
awakeningfromthedream: “ there are 9 basic principles that underlie japanese art they are called aesthetics, or concepts that answer the question: what is art? the 9 aesthetics are: wabi-sabi (imperfect), miyabi (elegance, ) shibui (subtle,) Iki.
Boatman by Hasui --- Hasui was a prominent Japanese painter in the late and early His paintings were mostly of rural life and landscapes in traditional oil and watercolor paint. However, he also created a large body of woodblock prints and
Japanese Art: Ukiyo-e. Whirlpool. Ichiryusai Hiroshige. 1855
1855 - Hiroshige (Ukiyo-e). Whirlpool, Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese: 歌川 広重), also Andō Hiroshige (Japanese: 安藤 広重; 1797 – 12 October was a Japanese ukiyo-e artist, considered the last great master of that tradition.
Taki Katei (Japanese, 滝 和亭 [Katei Taki worked as a painter of kacho-ga (images of birds & flowers) in traditional Japanese & Chinese style during the Meiji period. Studied under Araki Kankai. His works were shown at the Vienna World Exposition of