東海道五十三次・庄野 白雨

Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper | 24.8 x 36.2cm | 1834-35

Utagawa Hiroshige

One of the best-known scenes from this series, Sudden Shower at Shōno demonstrates Hiroshige's genius at capturing the sensation of a violent rainstorm. Palanquin bearers and villagers dash through the storm, and sheets of rain are represented with d...
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