Posts tagged with 'Japanese Prints'
18 July 2017 by Frank Milner
I’m very fond of certain Sumo wrestling prints -I especially like this one which shows Shiranui Koemon ,the 11th Yokosuna or Grand Champion (in the middle). He’s crossing the Sumida River in the city of Edo (now Tokyo) on his way to the Eko-in Temple where he going to fight. Read more…
11 May 2017 by Andrew Bullock
Edo Pop is coming soon to the Lady Lever Art Gallery and we can’t wait.
The exhibition features 19th century Japanese wood block prints that explore tales of celebrity which wouldn’t seem out of place in the pages of today’s gossip magazines. Read more…