Ashmolean Museum Oxford

Ashmolean: Japanese Cranes Christmas Cards


Two Japanese cranes (Grus japonensis) wading in a pond by Ohara Koson (1877–1945)

Ohara Koson was a Japanese artist known for his woodblock prints and paintings, particularly in the genre of kachō-ga, which depicts birds and flowers. Koson's works are characterized by their delicate and detailed depictions of nature, often featuring birds perched on branches, flowers in bloom, and landscapes.

Contains 10 cards with envelopes.

The message inside the card reads: Merry Christmas

Buy 3 packs for £15.00. Mix and match offer available on all Ashmolean branded Christmas cards, subject to availability.

Materials: FSC paper. Compostable packaging

Dimensions: 10.9 x 15.7cm