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Hiroshige

[heer-oh-shee-gey; Japanese hee-raw-shee-ge]
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noun
  1. An·do [ahn-daw] /ˈɑnˈdɔ/, Tokube, 1797–1858, Japanese painter.
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Historical Examples

  • The prints of Hiroshige and Hokusai generally undergo no change.

    Chats on Japanese Prints

    Arthur Davison Ficke

  • But it is, I like to think, what Hiroshige would most enjoy.

    The Idyl of Twin Fires

    Walter Prichard Eaton

  • One of Hiroshige's prints he dubbed "the great poem of the moon."

    Atlantis

    Gerhart Hauptmann

  • The composition reminds one of a Hiroshige study of midnight.

  • Few painters have understood the art of selection, and here Hiroshige and the other Japanese were of use.

    The Life of James McNeill Whistler

    Elizabeth Robins Pennell


British Dictionary definitions for hiroshige

Hiroshige

noun
  1. Ando (ˈɑːndəʊ). 1797–1858, Japanese artist, esp of colour wood-block prints
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