The First Art Newspaper on the Net Established in 1996 United States Sunday, January 25, 2015


Tanakaya Gallery to exhibit 36 views of Mount Fuji by Utagawa Hiroshige at TEFAF Maastricht
Hashiguchi Goy˘ (1888 – 1921) : “Natsui no Onna” (Woman in a summer kimono), woodblock print; 44 x 27,5 cm; signed “Goy˘ ga”; dated “Taisho 9” (june 1920); private publishing by the artist in Tokyo.
PARIS.- For TEFAF 2013, the Tanakaya Gallery will exhibit the entire series by Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) Fuji Sanjűrokkei – 36 Views of Mount Fuji. It is the last series by this artist, one of the most important for landscape prints in Japan; the drawings were given to the publisher in April 1858, and Hiroshige died in October. It will be the first time that this series, in full, will be exhibited in an European antique fair. The prints are in very fine condition, with very good colors.

One of these prints, the n░ 23 “Suruga Satta Kaijo” (The sea at satta, in Suruga Province) is one of the best prints by Hiroshige.

As it is well-known, the Japanese artists, as Hiroshige, influenced Western artists during the second half of the 19th century. Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet, Toulouse-Lautrec, had Japanese prints. The Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, will exhibit at Tefaf 2013 some drawings by this artist, so it is interesting to present Japanese prints by Hiroshige, one of the artists collected by Van Gogh.

The gallery Tanakaya will exhibit some European works by artists influenced by Japanese paintings and prints. For example, “Divan Japonais” lithograph printed in four colors, by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901). This lithograph has a very fine impression and colors, it is rare in this condition. The gallery will exhibit works on paper by Henri RiviŔre, Jean Van den Eeckhoudt, Georges Lemmen etc…

The gallery has also selected very fine 20th century Japanese prints (Shin – Hanga : New Wave Prints) by the most prestigious names of this time :

• a print by Hashiguchi Goy˘ (1888 – 1921) : “Natsui no Onna” (Woman in a summer kimono), woodblock print; 44 x 27,5 cm; signed “Goy˘ ga”; dated “Taisho 9” (june 1920); private publishing by the artist in Tokyo.

• very rare landscape prints by Kawase Hasui (1883 – 1957), as “Azabu Ninohashi no Gogo” (Afternoon at the Nino Bridge at Azabu, Tokyo); woodblock print; 28,4 x 28,4 cm; signed “Hasui”, with the pre-earthquake diamond-shaped “Kawase” seal; publisher: Watanabe Sh˘zabur˘.





Today's News

February 15, 2013

Tate display reveals how unconnected artists have looked at the landscape in similar ways

Friends of the Uffizi Gallery fund new Michelangelo Room on second floor of gallery in Italy

Israel Museum presents first exhibition on King Herod featuring newly discovered tomb

Arte Primitivo auction offers Tribal art, Pre-Columbian, Classical & Asian antiquities

New exhibition at Alan Cristea Gallery offers original editions from Julian Opie's Winter

New details of SFMOMA expansion design reveal museum's broader vision for visitor experience

Claremont Rug Company acquires "exquisitely assembled" cache of antique rugs

Sotheby's London to offer a magnificent private collection of fine travel and illustrated books

MIT Museum presents first U.S. exhibition by photographer Joël Tettamanti

(I'm Your) Hoochie Coochie Man: Group of artists from the Chicago area exhibit at Tracy Williams Ltd.

Tanakaya Gallery to exhibit 36 views of Mount Fuji by Utagawa Hiroshige at TEFAF Maastricht

Survey of the work of Australian artist Bea Maddock opens at the National Gallery of Victoria

Rediscovered Ruhlmann piano from the Normandie up for auction at Sotheby's in March

Revealing A.E. Housman poem saved from destruction for sale at Bonhams

Kunsthaus ZŘrich presents a solo exhibition by Haris Epaminonda

New moving image work and series of accompanying collages by John Stezaker at The Approach

Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and Wile E. Coyote original Chuck Jones animation art at Heritage Auctions

British Museum explores the global phenomenon that is African textiles

Exhibition of new paintings by London-based artist James White opens at Sean Kelly Gallery

Queens Museum of Art announces new expansion doubling institution's size

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Regrets: Upper Belvedere opens exhibition featuring recent work by Jasper Johns

2.- Swedish-born star of La Dolce Vita, Anita Ekberg, has died in Rome at the age of 83

3.- Swedish archaeologists find rare 2,500-year-old relief depicting two pharaonic deities

4.- 'American Dreams: Paintings by John Mellencamp' opens at the Morris Museum of Art

5.- Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum welcomes Nathaniel Silver as Assistant Curator of the Collection

6.- Art Institute names new curator: Rebecca Long will be responsible for Italian and Spanish art

7.- The 'Holy Grail' of electric guitars, the original Les Paul 'Black Beauty' prototype, up for auction at Guernsey's

8.- 10,000 photos taken between 1840 and 1920 from Jerome Manin's collection to be sold

9.- Special Asterix cartoons to honour French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo dead

10.- The art world uncovered: Art travel experiences like you've never seen before



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez - Marketing: Carla Gutiérrez
Special Contributor: Liz Gangemi - Special Advisor: Carlos Amador
Contributing Editor: Carolina Farias

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org theavemaria.org juncodelavega.org facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site