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Travelers in a Wintry Forest

During the tenth and eleventh centuries, majestic trees rivaled panoramic landscapes as sources of artistic inspiration. The hermit-painter Jing Hao (act. 900–930), for example, saw in the pine tree "the moral ... more

Rainy Landscape with Travelers

Three figures crossing a small bridge in the foreground, including a monk and an attendant, occupy a minute portion of the vast landscape in this painting. Demanding attention are the steep, soaring mountains, ... more

A Forest Marsh with Travelers on a Bank (The Travelers)

Jacob van Ruisdael (Dutch, Haarlem 1628/29–1682 Amsterdam)

A Woodland Road with Travelers

Jan, who was born shortly before the death of his famous father, Pieter Bruegel the Elder, advanced the genre of northern landscape painting beyond his father’s legacy. In this refined, well-preserved panel, th... more

Landscape with Travelers on a Woodland Path

Jan Brueghel the Elder (Netherlandish, Brussels 1568–1625 Antwerp)

Mountainous Landscape with Travelers on a Road

Tobias Verhaecht (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1561–1631 Antwerp)

Hostelry and Travelers in Snowy Mountains

This painting, with its extravagant depiction of the rigors of traveling in the mountains in winter, would have appealed to the merchants from the northern province of Shanxi. Inspired by fantastic garden rocke... more

Takasago

Print shows two travelers standing beneath a pine tree at the seashore at sunset.

Shinpan sōshū enoshima no zu

Print shows travelers walking along the seashore, one riding on an ox, another in a sedan chair.

Shinpan shiba sanenzan zoujōji shōmen no zu

Print shows travelers and pedestrians walking on a promenade that passes a temple and a grove of trees.

Yoshiwara

Print shows travelers on the Tōkaidō Road with view of snow-covered Mount Fuji in the background.

Travelers at the Rock Arch in the Limestone Mountains of the River Elbe

Johann Moritz Gottfried Jentzsch (German, Hinterjessen 1759–1826 Dresden)

Hachidanme

Print shows Tonase, Honzō's wife, and her stepdaughter Konami passing Mount Fuji on Konami's bridal journey to find Rikiya; many pilgrims are visible behind them traveling on the Tōkaidō Road. Scene from act ei... more

Fujisawa

Print shows two travelers, a man and a women or both women, and a porter at a shrine on the Tōkaidō Road.

Shōno

Print shows three travelers sitting in a room at a rest stop, eating and drinking.

Arai

Print shows pilgrims or travelers walking with a porter carrying a shoulder pole along the Tōkaidō Road.

Okabe

Print shows a traveler taking his shoes off at a rest stop, his hat, sword, and a package are on the porch next to him, and a woman is offering him a bowl of soup or tea.

Kawasaki

Print shows a group of people in a boat being ferried across a river.

Hira no bosetsu

Print shows bird's-eye view of travelers on a roadway through a winter landscape with snow capped trees and mountains.

Fujieda

Print shows travelers one with a horse, resting at a building on the roadside.

Hara

Print shows two women and a man walking behind a group of travelers on the Tōkaidō Road, with Mount Fuji in the distance.

Odawara

Print shows two travelers, a woman standing next to a large trunk, possibly pondering an offer made by the other traveler or porter who is sitting next to the trunk, holding a small box in raised left hand; lar... more

Arai

Print shows pilgrims and a porter with shoulder pole on the Tōkaidō Road.

Mitsuke

Print shows an elderly traveler sitting on a low platform, his hat and bundles next to him, eating noodles, with another traveler seated behind him, at a rest stop on the Tōkaidō Road.

Shirasuka

Print shows a traveler on horseback and another man stopping at a tearoom at the Shirasuka station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Mariko

Print shows two men sprawled on the floor at a rest stop in Mariko on the Tōkaidō Road.

Awazu no seiran

Print shows people walking along coastline under clearing skies outside a walled city.

Kameyama

Print shows two travelers, one possibly a porter, with luggage and shoulder pole at a rest stop, with large building, possibly a temple or castle in the background.

Sakanoshita

Print shows a man, smoking a pipe, and a porter resting on the mountain pass through Sakanoshita on the Tōkaidō Road; the porter gestures toward the view of mountains across the ravine.

Shimada

Print shows porters carrying a large sedan chair, pilgrims, and packages across a wide stream.

Fujisawa

Print shows travelers resting at a stopping point in Fujisawa on the Tōkaidō Road.

Ishiyakushi

Print shows an elderly traveler or monk reading banners hanging above a watering trough; his hat is on the ground behind him.

Miyamōde suru bijin

Print shows two women and a young male attendant.

Yabase no kihan

Print shows a small boat, possibly a ferry, being unloaded at two small buildings on the coast.

Hitsuji kuramae hachiman

Print shows two travelers, full-length, standing in front of a shrine with a large picture of a ram on it; page patterned with blossoms.

A Column of Oriental Travelers Scattered by a Dust Storm (The Israelites Passing through the Wilderness Preceded by the Pillar of Clouds)

West settled in Bristol in the 1820s and was quickly recognized as a leader by local artists. This work belongs to a group of monochrome drawings he made while associated with the Bristol Sketching Society befo... more

Bushū tamagawa

Print shows a man with a pack horse walking along coast, men in a boat just off shore, and Mount Fuji in the distance.

Bushū tamagawa

Print shows a man with a pack horse walking along coast, men in a boat just off shore, and Mount Fuji in the distance.

Tōto aoigaoka no taki

Print shows travelers at a roadside rest stop with several buildings, possibly a tearoom, near a waterfall.

Aoyama enza no matsu

Print shows travelers sitting on a bluff above a grove of pines with Mount Fuji in the distance.

Sunshū ejiri

Print shows several wayfarers struggling against a strong wind that is blowing away hats and papers; Mount Fuji in the background.

Hamamatsu

Print shows travelers warming themselves by a fire next to a large pine tree, with view across a field of haystacks and buildings near the Hamamatsu station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Kiso kaidō ono no bakufu

Print shows travelers looking at the Ono Falls on the Kiso Road, with two buildings set to the sides of the falls.

Kanaya

Print shows porters carrying travelers across a river near the Kanaya station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Tsuchiyama

Print shows travelers crossing a bridge spanning a raging river, during a rain storm near the Tsuchiyama station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Ishiyakushi

Print shows farmers gathering hay, two porters carrying a bundle suspended from a shoulder pole, and view through opening between trees of the village and temple buildings at the Ishiyakushi station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Shimada

Print shows travelers fording a small river as others wait their opportunity to continue the journey; also shows some travelers with horses and many porters at the Shimada station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Hara

Print shows three travelers passing through the Hara station on the Tōkaidō Road with view of snow-capped Mount Fuji in the background.

Okazaki

Print shows porters and retainers carrying bundles and a sedan chair across the bridge at the Okazaki station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Ishibe

Print shows travelers in front of a large pavilion, possibly serving as an inn or teahouse, as well as rest stop, getting ready to depart from the Ishibe station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Okazaki

Print shows travelers on a bridge across a river with buildings in the background at the Okazaki station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Yoshiwara

Print shows travelers from behind on horseback on a narrow strip of land lined with pine trees near the Yoshiwara station on the Tōkaidō Road; with view of Mount Fuji in the distance.

Mitsuke

Print shows ferry boats on the Tenryu River at the Mitsuke station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Seki

Print shows travelers outside a men's clothing shop selling hats and short kimonos, also standing at the entrance to a gated area, some shops closed with painted designs on fabric at the Seki station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Yoshiwara

Print shows travelers from behind on horseback on a narrow strip of land lined with pine trees near the Yoshiwara station on the Tōkaidō Road; with view of Mount Fuji in the distance.

Shōno

Print shows travelers caught in a rain storm above the village at the Shōno station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Akasaka

Print shows a view from a nearby rooftop into two rooms of an inn where travelers are preparing to dine and spend the night at the Akasaka station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Nissaka

Print shows travelers on steep roadway with large stone in the center at the bottom of the hillside at the Nissaka station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Kanbara

Print shows travelers walking in the snow at night at the Kanbara station on the Tōkaidō Road.