No. 6716

絵てぬぐい「大はし阿たけの夕立」

名所江戸百景 ¥2160

歌川広重の『名所江戸百景』の1つ。隅田川にかかる新大橋の夕立風景を、西岸の日本橋浜町方向から大胆な構図で描く。「あたけ」は対岸の深川の地名で、幕府の船蔵があった。印象派の画家ヴァン・ゴッホが模写したことでも有名な傑作。

Art Tenugui "Ukiyoe “100 Famous Views of Edo - Ohashi Atake no Yudachi”"

Ukiyoe is a genre of Japanese woodblock prints and paintings featuring motifs of landscapes, beautiful women and Kabuki actors. “Ohashi Atake no Yudachi” (Evening Shower at Atake and the Great Bridge) is one of the 100 Famous Views of Edo (Tokyo) by Utagawa Hiroshige, famous for its copy by Vincent Van Gogh.