Tour

Lessons of the Cherry Blossom: Understanding Ukiyo-e and its Influence on the Impressionists

Bridges at the Mouth of the Aji River, Tempozan, Settsu Province, from the Rare Views of Famous Bridges in All the Provinces series, 1827–1830
Katsushika Hokusai
Japanese, 1760-1849
Woodblock
Norton Simon Museum
Gift of Barbara Steele Williams, 1967

 

Lessons of the Cherry Blossom: Understanding Ukiyo-e and its Influence on the Impressionists

Date: Sunday, August 26, 2012
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speaker: Staff Educator
Type: Tour

Join a Museum educator for a one-hour tour discussing the influence of Japanese woodblock prints on the Impressionists.


Meets in Entrance Gallery | Free with admission | Please note that space is limited to 25 participants. Sign up at the Information Desk no later than 15 minutes prior to the tour.