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No.50 Tsuhiyama - Spring Rain

No.50 Tsuhiyama – Spring Rain


Artist: Hiroshige, Utagawa (1797-1858)

Title: No.50 Tsuhiyama – Spring Rain

Series: The 53 Stations of the Tokaido

Japanese Series: Tokaido gojunssantsugi no uchi

Publisher: Hoeido

Date: Edo Period, c.1833-34

A daimyo’s cortege proceeds over the bridge through the rain towards the village hidden amongst the pine trees. This is a famous print showing Hiroshige’s skill at representing heavy rain through the use of diagonal broken lines. This landscape series made Hiroshige’s name and he is revered as one of the top six great masters of ukiyo-e.

SKU: Japanese Prints 390 Category: