CONTENTS

CHAPTER

 

PAGE

 

1.

TECHNIQUE AND HISTORY OF JAPANESE COLOUR-PRINTS

1

 

2.

THE LIFE OF THE ARTIST

12

 

3.

THE PUPILS OF HIROSHIGE

19

 

4.

THE DEVELOPMENT OF HIROSHIGE'S STYLE

31

 

5.

THE TOKAIDO SERIES

44

 

6.

THE KISOKAIDO ROAD

54

 

7.

THE OTHER PRINCIPLE SERIES

62

 

8.

HIROSHIGE'S DIARIES

71

 

9.

THE FAN COLOUR-PRINTS

88

 

10.

SURIMONO

100

 

11.

ILLUSTRATED BOOKS

107

 

12.

SKETCH-BOOKS AND DRAWINGS

115

 

13.

HIROSHIGE AND WESTERN ART

124

 

14.

A JAPANESE APPRECIATION OF HIROSHIGE

130

 

 

CATALOGUE

135

 

 

JAPANESE CHRONOLOGY, FOR THE PERIOD COVERED BY HIROSHIGE AND HIS PUPILS

196

 

 

HIROSHIGE'S PUBLISHERS

197

 

 

SOME PUBLISHER'S MARKS AND SEALS

198

 

 

SIGNATURES OF HIROSHIGE

199

 

 

TITLES OF SERIES OF PRINTS

200

 

 

DATE-MARKS OF THE ZODIACAL CYCLE

202

 

 

TITLES AND SIGNATURES OF HIROSHIGE II

202

 

 

INDEX

203