Vincent van Gogh was captivated by Europe’s popular fascination with Japanese culture. Join Pat Bertone-Gross when she discusses the Japanese woodblock prints on view that complement the special exhibit Van Gogh for All in the Wheeler gallery.
Free with museum admission!
This program received funding through a grant from the Netherland-America Foundation.
Images (left to right)
Plum Trees Flower Garden At Kameido, 1857, woodblock print by Andō Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797-1858), Raymond A. Bidwell Collection, 60.D05.1004.
Bullfinch and Weeping Cherry, circa 1833, woodblock print by Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760-1849), Raymond A. Bidwell Collection, 60.D05.1114.
Sudden Evening Shower At Ohashi Bridge, 1857, woodblock print by Andō Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797-1858), Raymond A. Bidwell Collection, 60.D05.1169.