COLOR WOODCUT INTERNATIONAL
Utagawa Hiroshige II (Japanese, 1826-1869) A Picture of Prosperity: America, 1861., Courtesy of Chazen Museum of Art
Brittingham Galleries VI & VII,
Chazen Museum, 800 University Ave., Madison
The Chazenís fine collection of color woodcut prints will form the basis of a major exhibition tracing the interwoven influences among Japanese, British, and American artists at the beginning of the twentieth century. This exhibition will explore the remarkable similarities between the three countriesí color woodcuts, constituting a short-lived, but lively international style.
Related Website: www.chazen.wisc.edu