Sunday 9 October 2011

designer loves art...Ando Hiroshige...116

have talked about prints before but lets go back in time

this is Ando Hiroshige

born in Japan, he is well known for his landscapes. but at the beginning of his career he started by making prints of young woman and actors. after that period its when he started to gain acknowledgement by this landscapes and created collections, which consisted of an incredible quantities of prints of certain location. it is said that though out his life he created over 5,400 prints all of where easy to understand, making him a favorite of the beginning of the 19th century.

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