James Abbott McNeill Whistler
Nocturne in Blue and Gold
Old Battersea Bridge
1872-5
(Tate Britain, London)


Ando Hiroshige
Riverside bamboo market at Kyobashi
1857
from the series
One Hundred Famous Views of Edo


James Abbott McNeill Whistler
Caprice in Purple and Gold: The Golden Screen
(Freer Gallery of Art, Washington DC)
Whistler's painting of his mistress Jo.
A set of landscape prints by Hiroshige can be seen on the floor.

 

Whistler: The American Who Discovered Japan