Japanese Woodblock Prints That Will Amaze You

5 years ago by in News

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“Bamboo Wood”  Source: Hiroshi Yoshida/Toledo Museum of Art

A 20th century Japanese painter and woodblock print maker by the name Hiroshi Yoshida was known for his amazing landscape prints. Here are some of his works…

 

 

 

1) “Sekishozan”
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2) “Breithorn”

 

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3) “Peaceful Riishiri”

 

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4) “A Beach in Boshu”

 

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He traveled greatly and was known for his images of non-Japanese subjects, which were done in Japanese woodblock style.

5) “The Sphinx”

 

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6) “Niagara Falls”

 

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7) “Golden Pagoda in Rangoon”

 

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8) “Acropolis Ruins at Night”

 

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9) “Petra”

 

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10) “Ghat in Benares”

 

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11) “Kura in Tomonoura”

 

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12) “Grand Canyon”

 

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13) “Koko”

 

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14) “Calm Wind”

 

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16) “Fujiyama from Okitsu” series

 

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17) “Chionin Temple Gate”

 

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18) “Kanchenjanga Afternoon”

 

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19) “Boats at Sunset”

 

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20) “Fujiyama from Okitsu” series

 

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21) “Sacred Bridge”

 

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22) “Hirosaki Castle”

 

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23) “Kameido Bridge”

 

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24) “Fujiyama from Okitsu” series

 

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Source: Hiroshi Yoshida/Toledo Museum of Art