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Hiroshige – the ukiyo-e master of nature

The life and works of Ando Hiroshige

From a samurai family, Hiroshige was born in 1797. He is particularly famed for his skill at capturing landscapes, birds and animals, and people going about their everyday life, but his ability to create stunning works of simple, yet detailed elegance with a deftness of composition is what he is rightly famed for.  Continue reading Hiroshige – the ukiyo-e master of nature