Japanese Garden History Part 3 - Edo - Heisei Period

(日本庭園歴史 江戸時代- 平成時代)

From the Edo until the Heisei period

To understand Japanese gardens, it is necessary to gain a little knowledge about Japan’s history as well.

It is fascinating how the development of gardens in Japan is this closely connected to the changing lifestyle of Japan’s nobility and the changes in who holds the power.

In this series we want to show how the gardens evolved over time, continuing with the Edo, Meiji, Taisho, Showa, and Heisei period with their incomparable strolling and natural gardens.

Contents
  • The Edo period
  • The Gardens of the Edo period
  • Edo period summary
  • From Edo period to Heisei period
  • Meiji period gardens
  • Taisho and Showa gardens
  • Heisei period gardens
  • Summary Periods in pictures


  • 17 pages full of information about the History of Japanese Gardens.
    37 pictures of gardens, illustrations, and art.

    PDF 12MB
    mobi 29MB

    The eBook is delivered as PDF.

    Feel free to pin these pictures to your Pinterest board:

[Bundle] Japanese Garden History(日本庭園歴史)

From the Heian until the Heisei period

To understand Japanese gardens, it is necessary to gain a little knowledge about Japan’s history as well.

It is fascinating how the development of gardens in Japan is this closely connected to the changing lifestyle of Japan’s nobility and the changes in who holds the power.

In this series, we want to show how the gardens evolved over time, from the Heian, until the Heisei period with their incomparable strolling and, in contrast, dry landscape, and natural gardens.

This bundle contains all three volumes of our Japanese Garden History series. They contain:

Book 1:
  • The Tale of Gama-ike
  • Introduction
  • The First Half of the Heian Period
  • Shinden-zukuri
  • The Second Half of the Heian Period
  • Summary
  • The Tale of Prince Genji
  • The Fujiwara era
  • The Sakuteki


13 pages full of information about the History of Japanese Gardens.
24 pictures of gardens, illustrations, and art.
PDF 14MB
mobi 21MB

Book 2:
  • The Kamakura period and the rise of Zen
  • Shoin-zukuri and first semi-professional gardeners
  • Musō Soseki
  • The Muromachi period
  • Transformation of Saihō-ji temple and Tenryū-ji temple
  • The Ashikaga shoguns and their temple residences
  • Three types of dry landscape gardens
  • The Azuchi-Momoyama period
  • Kobori Enshū and his karikomi pruning style
  • Tea gardens
  • Summary


19 pages full of information about the History of Japanese Gardens.
31 pictures of gardens, illustrations, and art.
PDF 36MB
mobi 32MB

Book 3:
  • The Edo period
  • The Gardens of the Edo period
  • Edo period summary
  • From Edo period to Heisei period
  • Meiji period gardens
  • Taisho and Showa gardens
  • Heisei period gardens
  • Summary
  • Periods in pictures


17 pages full of information about the History of Japanese Gardens.
37 pictures of gardens, illustrations, and art.
PDF 12MB
mobi 29MB

Feel free to pin these pictures to your Pinterest board:

Japanese Garden History Part 1 – The Heian Period   (日本庭園歴史 平安時代)

The Heian Period

To understand Japanese gardens, it is necessary to gain a little knowledge about Japan’s history as well.

It is fascinating how the development of gardens in Japan is this closely connected to the changing lifestyle of Japan’s nobility and the changes in who holds the power.

In this series we want to show how the gardens evolved over time, starting with the Heian period and it’s great pond gardens.

Contents

The Tale of Gama-ike
Introduction
The First Half of the Heian Period
Shinden-zukuri
The Second Half of the Heian Period
Summary
The Tale of Prince Genji
The Fujiwara era
The Sakuteki

13 pages full of information about the History of Japanese Gardens.
24 pictures of gardens, illustrations, and art.
PDF 14MB
mobi 21MB

The eBook is delivered as PDF and mobi as a small present.

Feel free to pin these pictures to your Pinterest board:

Japanese Garden History Trailer
Watch the Heian period trailer here.

  •  Click to view details

Japanese Garden History Part 2 – Kamakura – Momoyama Period  (日本庭園歴史 鎌倉時代 – 安土桃山時代)

From the Kamakura until the Momoyama period

To understand Japanese gardens, it is necessary to gain a little knowledge about Japan’s history as well.

It is fascinating how the development of gardens in Japan is this closely connected to the changing lifestyle of Japan’s nobility and the changes in who holds the power.

In this series we want to show how the gardens evolved over time, continuing with the Kamakura-, Muromachi, and Momoyama period with their incomparable dry landscape and tea gardens.

Contents

The Kamakura period and the rise of Zen
Shoin-zukuri and first semi-professional gardeners
Musō Soseki
The Muromachi period
Transformation of Saihō-ji temple and Tenryū-ji temple
The Ashikaga shoguns and their temple residences
Three types of dry landscape gardens
The Azuchi-Momoyama period
Kobori Enshū and his karikomi pruning style
Tea gardens
Summary

19 pages full of information about the History of Japanese Gardens.
31 pictures of gardens, illustrations, and art.
PDF 36MB
mobi 32MB

The eBook is delivered as PDF and mobi as a small present.

Feel free to pin these pictures to your Pinterest board:

Japanese Garden History Trailer
Watch the Kamakura-Momoyama period trailer here.

  •  Click to view details

Japanese Garden History Part 3 – Edo – Heisei Period  (日本庭園歴史 江戸時代- 平成時代)

From the Edo until the Heisei period

To understand Japanese gardens, it is necessary to gain a little knowledge about Japan’s history as well.

It is fascinating how the development of gardens in Japan is this closely connected to the changing lifestyle of Japan’s nobility and the changes in who holds the power.

In this series we want to show how the gardens evolved over time, continuing with the Edo, Meiji, Taisho, Showa, and Heisei period with their incomparable strolling and natural gardens.

Contents

The Edo period
The Gardens of the Edo period
Edo period summary
From Edo period to Heisei period
Meiji period gardens
Taisho and Showa gardens
Heisei period gardens
Summary
Periods in pictures

17 pages full of information about the History of Japanese Gardens.
37 pictures of gardens, illustrations, and art.
PDF 12MB
mobi 29MB

The eBook is delivered as PDF and mobi as a small present.

Feel free to pin these pictures to your Pinterest board:

Japanese Garden History Trailer
Watch the Edo – Heisei period trailer here.

  •  Click to view details

[Bundle] Japanese Garden History  (日本庭園歴史)

From the Heian until the Heisei period

To understand Japanese gardens, it is necessary to gain a little knowledge about Japan’s history as well.

It is fascinating how the development of gardens in Japan is this closely connected to the changing lifestyle of Japan’s nobility and the changes in who holds the power.

In this series, we want to show how the gardens evolved over time, from the Heian, until the Heisei period with their incomparable strolling and, in contrast, dry landscape, and natural gardens.

This bundle contains all three volumes of our Japanese Garden History series. They contain:

Book 1:
The Tale of Gama-ike
Introduction
The First Half of the Heian Period
Shinden-zukuri
The Second Half of the Heian Period
Summary
The Tale of Prince Genji
The Fujiwara era
The Sakuteki

13 pages full of information about the History of Japanese Gardens.
24 pictures of gardens, illustrations, and art.
PDF 14MB
mobi 21MB

Book 2:
The Kamakura period and the rise of Zen
Shoin-zukuri and first semi-professional gardeners
Musō Soseki
The Muromachi period
Transformation of Saihō-ji temple and Tenryū-ji temple
The Ashikaga shoguns and their temple residences
Three types of dry landscape gardens
The Azuchi-Momoyama period
Kobori Enshū and his karikomi pruning style
Tea gardens
Summary

19 pages full of information about the History of Japanese Gardens.
31 pictures of gardens, illustrations, and art.
PDF 36MB
mobi 32MB

Book 3:
The Edo period
The Gardens of the Edo period
Edo period summary
From Edo period to Heisei period
Meiji period gardens
Taisho and Showa gardens
Heisei period gardens
Summary
Periods in pictures

17 pages full of information about the History of Japanese Gardens.
37 pictures of gardens, illustrations, and art.
PDF 12MB
mobi 29MB

  •  Click to view details