Art on Tuesday: Toyohara Chikanobu

Chikanobu_Teaparty_with_Bonsai

Women’s Customs and Ceremonies 女礼式 by Toyohara Chikanobu 豊原 周延 (1838 – 1912). This woodblock print is showing a tea ceremony in a traditional Japanese house. The doors are wide open, the women feel a fresh breeze and have a wonderful view into the garden.

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