Ukiyoe Series

"Ukiyoe Series 2009"
Date of Issue: 3rd August 2009

5 Stamps depict images of the series "Meisho Edo Hyakkei" (One Hundred Famous Views of Edo) of Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) and 5 stamps depict portraits of beauties in Edo period.  
(Edo, Yedo or Yeddo is the former name of Tokyo)
Stamp 10 shows the Mt. Fuji in the background.

  1. Suwa Bluff near Nippori (picture 15).
    The Mt. Tsukuba in the fast background (right).
  2. He is ykkosodesuke of Tokuji Ootani.
  3. Moon Promentory (picture 82).
  4. They are Boudaratyozaemon of Nakajimawadauemon and Gon of the shipping. agent Japanese syllabary river shop duties of Nakamura Hizo
  5. Clearing Weather after Snow at Nihon Bridge (picture 1).
    The Mt. Fuji in the background.
  6. The part in love The love which worries.
  7. The Junitori, or Twelve Kumano Shrines at Tsunohazu (picture 64).

  8. Utamaro Nishigoori-shaped, the new design Woman with a pipe.
  9. The Pagoda at Zojo Temple at Akabane (picture 49).
  10. Kamekichi on sodegaura.

(Mount Fuji (main)
(back to Mount Fuji Ukiyo–e–Prints stamp 2009)