Monthly Archives: December 2012

2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 56,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this … Continue reading

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Toshidama Gallery in 2013

We would like to wish all the readers of our blogs a very happy season’s greetings and a prosperous New Year. We should also like to thank all our clients who have bought prints from the gallery in 2012 for … Continue reading

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Japanese Snow Myths

For those interested in Japanese prints it will be obvious that snow is a major subject for both landscapists and narrative artists. The most desirable Hiroshige landscapes tend to be his haunting snow scenes – these great and seemingly effortless … Continue reading

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