Art on Tuesday: Evening Snow

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Evening Snow at the Edogawa is the title of this ukiyo-e by Kawase Hasui (1882-1957) of 1932. It gives an impression of the early winter as you see the river is not frozen. The two women are wearing thick colorful  kimonos and shawls in blue and orange. I like the umbrellas with snow on their top, but you can see the red and blue inside. It is a peaceful scene,

3 thoughts on “Art on Tuesday: Evening Snow

  1. I really like ukiyo-e with snow in it. This one is lovely. It reminds me of ones done by masters like Hokusai.

    Thanks for sharing this!

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