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Hiroshige’s “One Hundred Famous Views of Edo: Tanabata Star Festival in a Bustling Town”

hiroshige One Hundred Famous Views of Edo: Tanabata Star Festival in a Bustling Town

utagawa hiroshige famous japanese artist

Today’s photo was taken in the Tokyo National Museum. Hiroshige is one of my favorite artists. To see his originals is a thrill for me. Tanabata is celebrated in Japan today.

One Response to “Hiroshige’s “One Hundred Famous Views of Edo: Tanabata Star Festival in a Bustling Town””

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    Haf:

    He is also one of my favorite artists. I have got a really nice book with art from him, this one:
    http://www.amazon.com/Hiroshige-One-Hundred-Famous-Views/dp/3836521202/ref=sr_1_1
    If you haven’t got it already, I can highly recommend it! Especially for that low price, originally it was much more expensive.