A cat watches a festive procession meander through the rice paddies with Mount Fuji in the background of the Japanese landscape. This vase reproduces a portion of Hiroshige's painting series One Hundred Famous View of Edo. These woodcuts were highly praised by the Impressionist including Van Gogh and Monet.
NOTE: cat figurine pictures is our Dubout Cat Great Expectations DUB63 (not included).
Alongside Hokusai, Hiroshige is viewed as the principle exponent of ukiyo-e from the first half of the 19th century. He concentrated on drawing famous landscapes.