ANDO HIROSHIGE
EDWARD F. STRANGE: THE COLOUR-PRINTS OF HIROSHIGE


JAPANESE CHRONOLOGY

For the Period covered by Hiroshige and his Pupils

Year of Our Lord.   

Japanese Period.   

Name of the Year.   

1789 Kwansei Cock
1790   Dog
1791   Wild Boar
1792   Rat
1793   Ox
1794   Tiger
1795   Hare
1796   Dragon
1797   Snake
1798   Horse
1799   Sheep
1800   Monkey
1801   Cock
1802 Kiowa Dog
1803   Wild Boar
1804 Bunkwa Rat
1805   Ox
1806   Tiger
1807   Hare
1808   Dragon
1809   Snake
1810   Horse
1811   Sheep
1812   Monkey
1813   Cock
1814   Dog
1815   Wild Boar
1816   Rat
1817   Ox
1818 Bunsei Tiger
1819   Hare
1820   Dragon
1821   Snake
1822   Horse
1823   Sheep
1824   Monkey
1825   Cock
1826   Dog
1827   Wild Boar
1828   Rat
1829 Bunsei Ox
1830 Tempo Tiger
1831   Hare
1832   Dragon
1833   Snake
1834   Horse
1835   Sheep
1836   Monkey
1837   Cock
1838   Dog
1839   Wild Boar
1840   Rat
1841   Ox
1842   Tiger
1843   Hare
1844 Kokwa Dragon
1845   Snake
1846   Horse
1847   Sheep
1848 Kayei Monkey
1849   Cock
1850   Dog
1851   Wild Boar
1852   Rat
1853   Ox
1854 Ansei Tiger
1855   Hare
1856   Dragon
1857   Snake
1858   Horse
1859   Sheep
1860 Mangen Monkey
1861 Bunkyu Cock
1862   Dog
1863   Wild Boar
1864 Genji Rat
1865 Kei-o Ox
1866   Tiger
1867   Hare
1868   Dragon