In November 1855, the Great Ansei Earthquake struck the city of Edo (now Tokyo), claiming 7,000 lives and inflicting widespread damage. Within days, a new type of color woodblock print known as namazu-e (lit. "catfish pictures") became popular among the residents of the shaken city. These prints featured depictions of mythical giant catfish (namazu) who, according to popular legend, caused earthquakes by thrashing about in their underground lairs. In addition to providing humor and social commentary, many prints claimed to offer protection from future earthquakes. 1.
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IWR - Art and Culture ArchiveJune 2014 Art and Music Links For 06/30/2014 Sir Edward Burne-Jones - The Love Song (1866-77) Click on the image below to see the remarkable details in this wonderful painting. Odilon Redon - Pandora (1914) Auguste Renoir - Young Girl Bathing (1892)
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