Celebrate the joyful Moment Ukiyo-e from japan

Lunar New Year is celebrated in many Asian countries and on February 12th in 2021. Adachi selected perfect prints for celebrating Lunar New Year such as the prints based on the Chinese classic novel, zodiac animal of 2021"Ox" and more.

※Limited time special offer (until Feb. 23, 2021)!
1. FREE International shipping on orders of over 50,000yen.
2. 10% OFF + FREE International shipping on orders of over 100,000yen.
3. 10% OFF + FREE Domestic shipping on orders of over 100,000yen. All Adachi's ukiyo-e, feebee’s “The beast known as Kotobuki-Ox-“ and Tomiyuki Kaneko’s “Red Tiger & Blue Tiger” are applied for this promotion.
>> The prints over 50,000yen are here.
This is a great opportunity to expand your collection as well as the gift occasions!

Explanation in Chinese available Ukiyo-e representing Japan

Explanation in Chinese available Ukiyo-e representing Japan

"The Great Wave off Kanagawa" and "Red Fuji" are not only Hokusai's masterpieces but also represent ukiyo-e. His successful series, "Thirty-six Views of Mt. Fuji" presents forty-six of Mt. Fuji viewed from various locations. Especially, "The Great Wave" and "The Red Fuji" have been recognized as world famous masterpieces.

Explanation in three languages
(Japanese, English and Chinese)

Explanation in both Japanese and English is attached to most of Adachi's ukiyo-e. We specially add Chinese for two most popular prints,"The Great Wave off Kanagawa" and "The Red Fuji".

Recommendations

Recommendations

From one of "Four Great Classic Novels"
Ukiyo-e of heroes in "Water Margin"

Celebrate the new year
Ukiyo-e of lucky items or zodiac animals

Popular Ukiyo-e in China
Triptych Ukiyo-e of Japanese legends

Celebrate the joyful moment Contemporary Ukiyo-e

The Adachi Institute carries on the tradition of Japan's woodcut print techniques of ukiyo-e. Now we offer the contemporary ukiyo-e created in collaboration with today's finest artists. The contemporary ukiyo-e by feebee and Tomiyuki Kaneko are perfect for the joyful moment of Lunar New Year.
"The Beast Known as Kotobuki -Ox- '' by feebee is depicted as the Eastern zodiac animal of 2021. Ox is leading other zodiac animals in the body of the lucky beast "Chimera''. feebee works incorporating the traditional Chinese painting technique of Gongbi for her works.
"The Red Tiger" and "The Blue Tiger" by Tomiyuki Kaneko stand for two tigers, "Yang" and "Yin" protect south and east which can be replaced as red phoenix and blue dragon. Kaneko depicts two tigers with his strong brush strokes.

  • Tomiyuki Kaneko「Red Tiger」・「Blue Tiger」
  • Tomiyuki Kaneko「Red Tiger」・「Blue Tiger」

About Ukiyo-e Reproductions by the Adachi Institute

About Ukiyo-e Reproductions by the Adachi Institute

Adachi inherits techniques and materials from 1600s

Ukiyo-e Reproductions by the Adachi are created based on select works from world-famous Ukiyo-e collections with the same traditional techniques that were used in the Edo period. Skillful artisans carefully create each print using the same materials and tools from the Edo period. Carefully handmade Adachi's ukiyo-e reproduction has beautiful colors that can be only seen on Japanese traditional woodcut prints.

Adachi carefully selects materials

Adachi selects the same traditional materials that were used in the Edo period as much as possible such as woodblocks made from mountain cherry trees or traditional Japanese hand-made papers called Kizuki hosho, made by Mr. Ichibei Iwano who is a living national treasure. Also Mineral and botanical pigments are mainly used. Printers work hard to create desirable beautiful colors for the best result.

Adachi's craftmanship for the highest quality

Adachi selects the same traditional materials that were used in the Edo period as much as possible such as woodblocks made from mountain cherry tree or traditional Japanese hand-made papers called Kizuki hosho, made by Mr. Ichibei Iwano who is a living national treasure. Also Mineral and botanical pigments are mainly used. Printers work hard to create desirable beautiful colors for the best result.

Adachi's Gift Services

Adachi's Gift Services

≪Custom made message plate (metal) is available upon the request≫
The message plate (metal in golden color) is available upon the request. It is perfect for a special gift.The cost or the length of the message are varied. Please contact us for the details. >>Details

≪Customs≫
The fee for the custom of the destination country should be responsible by a person who placed an order. Fedex offers the service to charge the custom fee to a person who ordered the item after the fee is fixed by the destination country. This service is useful when you ship the item as a gift and do not want consignee to pay for the custom. Please let us know when you placed an order if you would like to use this service.