Chronology



Ikebana Chronology


Year        Events

1164        Heike Nokyo 平家納経 is dedicated to the Itsukushima Shrine 厳島神社.

1309        Kasuga Gongen Kenki 『春日権現験記』is dedicated. Some Nageire arrangements are seen in this.

1368        Ashikaga Yoshimitsu 足利義満 becomes the 3rd Shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate.

1368        Sasaki Douyo 佐々木導誉 writes Rikka Kuden Daiji 『立花口伝大事』 ?

1373        Ashikaga Yosimitsu 足利義満 builds the Flower palace.

1380        Flower meeting is held.

1382        Go-Komatsu Tenno 後小松天皇, the 100th emperor.

1392        Unification of the Southern and Northern courts.

1394        Ashikaga Yoshimoti 足利義持 becomes the 4th Shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate.

1400        Zeami 世阿弥 writes Fuushikaden『風姿花伝』?

1401        Shoko Tenno 称光天皇, the 101th emperor.

1418        Monthly renga (verse linking) meeting begin in Fushiminomiya 伏見宮 manor.

1423        Ashikaga Yoshikazu 足利義量 becomes the 5th Shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate.

1428        Go-Hanazono Tenno the 102th Emperor.

1429        Ashikaga Yoshinori 足利義教 becomes the 6th Shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate.

1430        Ryuami 立阿弥 sets the room for Shogun Ashikaga Yoshinori 足利義教.

1435        Manzai 満済 dies.

1437        Ryoken 良賢 stands Tatehana in Fushiminomiya manor.

1438        Ryoken 良賢 and Ryosho 良照 stand tatehana in Fushiminomiya manor.

1441        Kakitsu revolt 嘉吉の変 (Shogun Ashikaga Yoshinori was killed).

1442        Ashikaga Yoshikatsu 足利義勝 becomes the 7th Shogun og the Ashikaga shogunate.

1443        Zeami 世阿弥 dies.

1445        Sendensho『仙伝抄』is succeeded to Fuami 冨阿弥.

1449        Ashikaga Yoshimasa 足利義政 becomes the 8th Shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate.

1456        Kasho ichimei Tatebana no Sho『 花書一名立花之書』 is written.

1462        Senkei 専慶 stands Tetebana and gain a reputation.

1464        Go-Tsuchimikado Tenno 後土御門天皇, the 103th emperor.

1466        Chugizousu 中艤蔵主 of Toujiji temple 等持寺 is referred as a master of flowers.

1467        The Onin war 応仁の乱 begins (to 1488).

1470        Sendensho 『仙伝書』 is succeeded to Jien 慈円.

1471        Noami 能阿弥 dies.

1473        Ashikaga Yoshihisa 足利義尚 becomes the 9th Shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate.

1474        From this year, Yamashina Tokikuni 山科言国 frequently stands Tatebana in the Imperial Palace.

1476        Senjun 専順 dies.

1476        Ryuami 立阿弥 arranges peonies in the imperial palace.

1476        Kundaikan Souchoki 『君台観左右帳記』is succeeded from Noami 能阿弥 to Ouchi Masahiro 大内政弘.

1476        Tatebana Densho 『立花伝書』is succeeded from Shubai 宗梅 to Nichibon 日梵.

1476        Mon'ami Kadensho『文阿弥花伝書』 is succeeded from Shubai 宗梅 to Mon'ami 文阿弥.

1477        Onin war 応仁の乱 ends.

1481        Nin'an 忍庵 arranges flowers in Shichijo Dojo 七条道場.

1481        Ikenobo 池坊 arranged flowers.

1483        Ashikaga Yoshimasa 足利義政 shifts his palace to Higashiyama 東山.

1485        Geiami 芸阿弥 dies.

1486        Ryuami 立阿弥 stands flower for Shogun Ashikaga Yoshimasa 足利義政.

1486        Osawa Hisamori 大沢久守 attends first time to arrange flowers in the Imperial Palace.

1486        Kao Irai no Kadensho『花王以来の花伝書』is written?

1487        Kegon Hiden Daiji 『華厳秘伝大事』is succeeded.

1487        Ikenobo Kazoin 池坊花蔵院 stays in Mt. Koya 高野山.

1488        Tanigawa Nyudo 谷川入道 gives his flower book to Osawa Hisamori 大沢久守.

1488        Sogi 宗祇 becomes the master of Renga in Kitano shrine.

1489        Buei Tatebna Meetng 武衛花会 is held frequently. Shiba Yoshitoshi 斯波義敏 presides them.

1490        Ashikaga Yoshitane 足利義稙becomes the 10th Shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate.

1490        Ashikaga Yoshimasa 足利義政 dies.

1494        Ashikaga Yoshizumi 足利義澄 becomes the 11th Ahogun of the Ashikaga shogunate.

1495        Shinsen Tsukuba Shu 『新撰菟玖波集』is editted.

1498        Osawa Hisamori 大沢久守 dies.

1500        Go-Kashiwabara Tenno 後柏原天皇, the 104th emperor.

1502        Sogi 宗祇 and Shuko 珠光 die.

1503        Yamashina Tokikuni 山科言国 dies.

1504        Washio Takayasu 鷲尾康隆 starts his diary Nishuiki 『二水記』(to 1532).

1506        Sesshu 雪舟 dies.

1506        Dokan Kadensho 『道閑花伝書』 is written?

1509        Ryuamu 立阿弥 stands Tatebana.

1511        Soami 相阿弥 writes Kundaikan Souchouki『君台観左右帳記』.

1512        Hosokawa dono Okazari 『細川殿御飾』is succeeded from Soami 相阿弥 to Mon'ami 文阿弥.

1517        Mon'ami 文阿弥 dies. Washio Takayasu says Shoami 正阿弥 is the best disciplin of Mon'ami in his diary.

1517        Zenami 善阿弥 holds Tatebana meeting frequently. He may be a discipline of Mon'ami.

1518        Oinoharu 『老の春』 is succeeded.

1521        Ashikaga Yoshiharu 足利義晴 becomes the 12th Shogun of Ashikaga shogunate.

1522        Washio Yasutaka 鷲尾隆康 sees Tatebana by Sen'ami 千阿弥.

1523        Soami 相阿弥 writes Okazariki『御飾記』.

1525        Soami 相阿弥 dies.

1525        Ikenobo 池坊 stands Tatebana in Shoren'in Tmeple 青蓮院.

1526        Go-Nara Tenno 後奈良天皇, the 105th emperor.

1527        Shukei 周桂 stands Tatebana in Yamashina.

1529        Sosei 宗清 writes Sosei kadensho『宗清花伝書』?

1530        Onin irai Denchu Kishiki『応仁以来殿中規式』

1530        Senno Kuden 『専応口伝』, the Kyoroku 享禄 3 version, is written.

1531        WashioTakayasu鷲尾隆康 visits Soshu 宗珠 after seeing tatebana by Ikenobo.

1534        Mon'ami 文阿弥 gives his flower book to Okamoto Nuinosuke 岡本縫之助.

1536        Nishinobo Yuishinken 西坊唯心軒 gives Yuishinken Kadensho『唯心軒花伝書』 to Sukejiro 助次郎.

1536        Gyokusen 玉泉 writes Rikka Shohin Sho『立花初心抄』?

1536        Sendensho『仙伝抄』is succeeded to Ikenobo Senji 池坊専慈. Senji meybe Senno.

1537        Senno Kuden 『専応口伝』, the Tenbun 天文 6 version is written.

1540        Mon'ami 文阿弥 writes Mon'ami Kadnsho 『文阿弥花伝書』 is suceeded from Mon7ami to Kizawa Sakyonosuke.

1541        Sonchin 尊鎮 becomes tendai zasu.

1542        Ikenobo Senno 池坊専応 writes Senno Kuden 『専応口伝』, the tenbun 11 version.

1543        A Portguise ship comes to Tanegashima island.

1543        Ikenobo Senno 池坊専応 dies.

1543        Jokan 如閑 write MOnami kadessho.

1544        Sukejiro 助次郎 gives Yuishinken Kadensho 『唯心軒花伝書』 to Sogen 宗源 .

1545        Ikenobo Sen'ei 池坊専栄 gives Sen'ei Densho 『専栄伝書』to Takeda Zenshiro 竹田善四郎.

1546        Ashikaga Yoshiteru 足利義輝 becomes the 13th Shgun of the Ashiaga shogunate.

1549        Shukei 周慶, Sen'ei 専栄, and Senami 専阿弥 stand Tatebana for Shogun Ashikaga Yoshiteru 足利義輝.

1549        Portuguese introduce Christianity to Japan.

1550        Sonchin 尊鎮 dies.

1551        Mon'ami 文阿弥 transcribes Hosokawadono Okazari『細川殿御飾』.

1551        Ikenono Sen'ei 池坊専栄 writes Ikenobo Kodenpo no Maki『池坊古伝法之巻』.

1552        Kadensho Nukigaki Jojo『花伝書抜書条々』is written.

1552        Sen'ami 宣阿弥 writes Sen'ami Kadensho『宣阿弥花伝書』.

1554        Junsei 淳盛 writes Junsei Kadendho『淳盛花伝書』, which is also called Rikka Zukan 『立花図巻』.

1555        Ikenobo Sen'ei 池坊専栄 gives his book to Tsuda Yosiro 津田与四郎.

1555        Takeno Jouo 武野紹鴎 dies.

1557        Ogimachi Tenno 正親町天皇, the 106th emperor.

1568        Ashikaga Yoshihide 足利義栄 becomes the 14th Shgun of the Ashiaga shogunate.

1568        Ashikaga Yoshiaki 足利義昭 becomes the 15th Shgun of the Ashiaga shogunate.

1573        Muromachi Bakuhu 室町幕府 falls.

1574        Uwai Kakuken 上井覚兼 starts his diary (to 1586).

1579        Tsuda Sogyu 津田宗及 invents Mawaribana 廻り花 .

1582        Oda Nobunaga 織田信長 is killed.

1586        Go-Yozei Tenno 後陽成天皇, the 107th emperor.

1587        Toyotomi Hideyoshi 豊臣秀吉 holds Kitano great tea party (Oct, 1st).

1590        Ikenobo Senko 池坊専好 stands Tatebana for Toyotomi Hideyoshi 豊臣秀吉 in MouriTerumoto's 毛利輝元 manor.

1591        Ko ren 高濂 writes Junsei Hassen『遵生八牋』.

1595        Cho Kentoku 張謙徳 writes Heika Fu『瓶花譜』.

1600        Battle of Sekigahara 関ヶ原の戦い.

1600        Gekkei Seicho 月渓聖澄 writes Hyappei Kajo『百瓶華序』.

1600        En Kodo 袁宏道 wrtes Hei shi『瓶史』.

1603        Tokugawa Ieyasu 徳川家康 becomes the 1st Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1605        Tokugawa Hidetada 徳川秀忠 becomes the 2nd Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1611        Go-Mizunoo Tenno 後水尾天皇, the 108th Eemperor.

1615        Furuta Oribe 古田織部 dies.

1615        Honami Koetsu is given Takagamine.

1620        Hachijonomiya Toshihito Sinno begins to build Katsura Rikyu.

1623        Tokugawa Iemitsu 徳川家光 becomes the 3rd Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1629        Emperor Gomizunoo 後水尾天皇 holds Rikka meeting in his Imperial palace

1629        Meisho Tenno 明正天皇, the 109th empress.

1630        Gaun kasho『臥雲華書』is written?

1639        Shokado Shojo松花堂昭乗 dies.

17c?        Kegon Hiden no daiji 『華厳秘伝之大事』is written?

1643        Go-Komyo Tenno 後光明天皇, the 110th emperor.

1650        Baio 梅翁 writes Baioryu kado hik『i梅翁流花道秘記』.

1651        Tokugawa Ietsuna 徳川家綱 becomes the 4th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1654        Gosai Tenno 後西天皇, the 111th emperor.

1660        Okazariki『御飾記』by Soami 相阿弥 is published.

1661        Kawashi Bana Denhisho『替花伝秘書』is written.?

1663        Katagiri Sekishu 片桐石州 builds Jikouin temple 慈光院.

1663        Reigen Tenno 霊元天皇, the 112nd emperor.

1665        Sakurayama Ichiyu 桜山一有 writes Ikebana Den『生花伝』.

1673        Ikai Sanshi 猪飼三枝 edits Rokkakudo Ikenobo narabini Montei Rikka Sunanomono Zu『六角堂池坊並門弟立花砂之物図』.

1675        Kurokawa Doyu 黒川道祐 published Enpekikenki『遠碧軒記』.

1675        Rikka Shoshin Sho『立花初心抄』is written.

1677        Mouri Sakuemon 毛利作右衛門 writes Rikka Kikigaki shu『立花聞書集』.

1677        Mouri Sakuemon 毛利作右衛門 wriites Rikka Soumoku shu『立花草木集』.

1678        Daijuin Ishin 大住院以信 edits Daijuin Ishin Rikka Sunanomono Zu『大住院以信立華砂之物図』.

1678        Bukkasho『仏花抄』 is written.

1680        Tokugawa Tsunayoshi 徳川綱吉 becomes the 5th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1683        Juichiya Taemon 十一屋太右衛門 writes Rikka taizen『立華大全』. He is a discipline of Ikenobo Senno the second.

1684        Jinkyushi 尋旧子 publishes Rikka Shodo Shu『立華正道集』.

1684        Juichiya Taemon 十一屋太右衛門 writes Negairebana Densho 『抛入花伝書』.

1684        Kurokawa Doyu 黒川道祐 publishs Yoshu Fushi 『雍州府志』.

1686        Tachibana Jitsuzan 立花実山 discovers Nanporoku 『南方録』.

1687        Hihashiyama Tenno 東山天皇, the 113rd emperor.

1688        Kuwabara Fushunken Senkei 桑原冨春軒仙渓 writes Rikka Imayo Sugata 『立華時勢粧』. He says in this book thath "There must be bad points in works by experts and there also must be good points in works by beginners. Look into the good points and look over the bad points. People talk about bad points and ignore good points. This is because their hearts are not in flower".

1688        Kashiragaki Rikka Shinan『頭書立花指南』is published.

1690        Ogasawara Kadensho『小笠原花伝書』is written.

1691        Ikai Sanshi 猪飼三枝 writes Kadensho『華伝書』.

1692        Onna Chohouki 『女重宝記』is published.

1692        Ikai sanshi 猪飼三枝 and Fujikake Jisui 藤掛似水 stand the great Pine tree Rikka for the great Budda of Todaiji temple 東大寺.

1692        Fujikake Jisui 藤掛似水 writes Kaden Taisei Shu『花伝大成集』.

1693        Nan Chohouki 『男重宝記』 is published.

1695        Shoreizan 松嶺山 writes Rikka Binran『立華便覧』.

1696        Rikka Kinmo Zui『立華訓蒙図彙』 is published.

1696        Zouho Shohuutai Rikka Taizen『増補正風体立花大全』 is written.

1696        Kokon Zouho Rikka Taizen『古今増補立花大全』 is written.

1696        Tomosada 友貞 writes Shoka Nageire Shinan Kikigaki『諸花抛入指南聞書』.

1697        Rikka Gokuhi Kuden Sho『立華極秘口伝抄』 is written.

1698        Kaibara Ekiken 貝原益軒 writes Kahu『花譜』.

1698        Yamanaka Chuzaemon 山中忠左衛門 writes Heika Zui『瓶花図彙』.

1699        Rikka Zue『花図絵』is editted.

1701        Ogata Korin 尾形光琳 becomes Hokkyo 法橋.

1708        Yamada Sohen 山田宗? dies

1709        Nakamikado Tenno 中御門天皇, the 114th emperor.

1709        Tokugawa Ienobu 徳川家宣 becomes the 6th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1713        Tokugawa Ietsugu 徳川家継 becomes the 7th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1716        Tokugawa Yoshimune 徳川吉宗 becomes the 8th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1716        Kyohou Reform

1717        Kado Zensho『華道全書』is written.

1717        Arima Jirozaemon 有馬次郎左衛門 writes Ikebana no Shidai『生花之次第』.

1720        Rikka Michishirube Taisei『立華道知辺大成』is written.

1725        Ryushinbo 柳心坊 writes Sinpen Rikka Hyappei Zui『新編立華百瓶図彙』.

1729        Inoue Tomosada 井上友貞 writes Tohuku Kadan『桐覆花談』.

1729        Rikka Zenshu『立華全集』is written.

1730        Kimura Shutoku 木村周篤 writes Ikebana Hiden Nomaya no NIshiki『生花秘伝野山の錦』.

1730        Shinpi Kudensho『深秘口伝書』is written.

1730        Sansairyu Ikebana『三斎流生花』is written.

1731        Chikuyuken Kayu 竹友軒可祐 writes Gokuhi Ezu『極秘絵図』.

1734        Rikka Den『立花伝』is written.

1735        Sakuramachi Tenno 桜町天皇, the 115th emperor.

1740        Chosetsu Yaso 釣雪野叟 writes Nageire Kishi no Nami『抛入岸之波』. He says in this book that Sometimes rough works are more interesting than beautiful works

1740        Ikebana no Sho『生花之書』is written.

1742        Ichijian Zonrido 一時庵存里道 writes Ka Sho『花書』.

1745        Tokugawa Ieshige 徳川家重 becomes the 9th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1747        Momozono Tenno 桃園天皇, the 116th emperor.

1751        Rakubodo Gyozan 落帽堂暁山 writes Ikebana Shoui Shiki no Tomo『生花正意四季之友』. He wrote in this bok that Do not employ bad traditions even if they are authorized.

1757        Kouyouken Baikyo 向陽軒梅橋 writes Sanka Zatsuroku『攅花雑録』.

1757        Chiba Ryuboku becomes Hokkyo.

1760        Tokugawa Ieharu 徳川家治 becomes the 10th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1762        Go-Sakuramachi Tenno 後桜町天皇, the 117th empress.

1762        Chiba Ryuboku 千葉龍卜 moves his bases to Edo江戸.

1765        Chiba Ryuboku千葉龍卜 writes Genji Ikebana Ki『源氏活花記』.

1766        Ishihama Shujin 石浜主人 writes Tose Kakinozoki『当世垣のぞき』.

1766        Tokuso Koji 禿帚居士 writes Nageire Hana no Sono『抛入華之園』.

1767        Irie Gyokusen入江玉蟾 writes Souka Chisuji no Humoto『挿花千筋の麓』. He said in this book that "Never act against reason, never bend before reason".

1767        Chiba Ichiryu 千葉一龍 writes Nageire Hanasusuki『抛入花薄』.

1767        Chiba Ryuboku 千葉龍卜 edits Ikebana Hyappei Zu『活花百瓶図』.

1769        Nan'yo Sanjin 南陽山人 edits Heika Gunsai『瓶花群載』.

1769        Irei Gyokusen入江玉蟾 writes Ikebana Momokurabe『生花百競』.

1769        Sasaki Shodo 佐々木松堂 writes Furutaryu Ikebana Hitori Geiko『古田流いけ花独稽古』.

1770        Sasaki Shodo 佐々木松堂 writes Furutaryu Ikebana Hitori Geiko Kohen『古田流いけ花独稽古後篇』.

1770        三巴原渓崖新甫山和井 writes Heishi Jyutsuyo『瓶史述要』.

1770        Hourai Sanjin 蓬莱山人 writes Nageire Kyokaen『抛入狂花園』.

1770        Go-Momozono Tenno 後桃園天皇, the 118th emperor.

1773        Chiba Ryuboku千葉龍卜writes Ikebana Shiori Sho『生花枝折抄』.

1773        Chiba Ryuboku千葉龍卜 writes Hyakki Zukai『百器図解』. This is a caltalogue of flower vases.

1774        Zeshinken Ichir o是心軒一露 edits Koyo Ikebana Hyappei Zu『甲陽生花百瓶図』.

1775        Kawamura Ninsetsu 河邨珉雪 writes Ikebana Keiko Hyakusyu『挿花稽古百首』.

1775        Hyakkaen Shujin 百花園主人publishes Momoshiori 『百々枝折』. This is an augmented editon of Heika Gunsai 『瓶花群載』, which was published in 1769.

1775        Ibuki Sanjin 伊吹山人 writes Sunahachi Ikebana Den『砂鉢生花伝』.

1776        Zeshinken Ichiro 是心軒一露 writes Ikebana Shusshoden Kuju no Maki『挿花出生伝口授之巻』.

1776        Rankei Shujin 蘭渓主人 writes Sekisyuryu Ikebana Densho『石州流生花伝書』.

1777        Hosei 朋誠 writes Ikebana Tegoto no Shimizu『挿花てことの清水』.

1779        Koukau Tenno 光格天皇, the 119th emperor.

1780        Bunshinsai Ichiboku 分慎斎一卜 edits Mishoryu Ikebana Shiki Hyappei Zu『美笑流活花四季百瓶図』.

1783        Great Tenmei Famine (to 1788).

1785        Godaibo Bokuyu五大坊卜友 writes Somoku Syussho Den『草木出生伝』.

1785        Ryushi 龍子 writes Genji Ikebana HImeisho『源氏活花碑銘抄』. Rushi was a discipline of Chiba Ryuboku.

1785        Godaibo Bokuyu五大坊卜友 writes Koryu Souka Kogetsu Sho『古流挿花湖月抄』.

1785        Hayamu Sotatsu 速見宗達 writes Senryu Hana no Hisho『千流花之秘書』.

1786        Gessetsukarakudo Tozan 月雪花楽堂都山 writes Ikebana Shonkoryu Hagi no Shimo『生花真古流萩濃霜』.

1786        Meikyodo 明鏡堂 writes Ikebana Gokuhi『生花極秘』.

1787        Tokugawa Ienari 徳川家斉 becomes the 11th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1787        Kansei Reform

1788        Kontonshi 渾沌子 writes Souka Kojitsuke『挿花故実化』.

1788        Zeshinken Ichiro 是心軒一露 edits Koryu Seika Shiki Hyappei Zu『古流生花四季百瓶図』.

1789        Godaibo Bokuyu 五大坊卜友 writes Ikebana Ozasa no Futaba『生花小篠二葉』.

1789        Keigetsuen Taiga 桂月園泰雅 writes Ikebana Zu Taisei『活花図大成』.

1791        Godaibo Bokuyu 五大坊卜友 writes Ikebana Shusshoden Zushiki『生花出生伝図式』.

1793        Chikado Kogyu 知化堂呼牛 writes Ikebana Shiki Shiori『挿花四季枝折』.

1794        Kireiken Sharai 亀齢軒莎来 writes Souka Kojitsyu Shu『挿花故実集』.

1795        Tokujitsusai Bansui 得実斎萬水 writes Nageire Hanasusuki Seibi『抛入花薄精微』.

1795        Kikkosai Hakuryu 橘湖斎白龍 Ikebana Hyakka Sen『挿花百花選』.

1796        Edatei Ichirin 枝亭一倫 writes Rikka Nishikigi『立華錦木』.

1797        Ikenobo Senjyo 池坊専定 writes Heika Youdou Shu『瓶花容導集』.

1798        Fukansai Sekisui 風鑑斎積水 writrs Souka Hiden Zushiki『挿花秘伝図式』.

1799        Akisato Rito 秋里籬島 published Miyako Rinsen meishou Zue 『都林泉名勝図会』.

1800        Keigetsuen Taiga 桂月園泰雅 writes Seizan Goryu Ikebana Tebikigusa『青山御流活花手引種』.

1801        Teishosai Yoneichiba 貞松斎米一馬 and Sogetsusai Takaichiyu 窓月斎鷹一由 wrties Ikebana Koromo no Ka『挿花衣之香』(to 1844).

1803        Shunko Tosai 春古洞斎 writes Ikebana Jittai Hajimegusa『生花実躰はしめくさ』.

1804        Mochizuki Giso 望月義想, the founder of Kodo school 宏道流 dies.

1806        Teishosai Yoneichiba 貞松斎米一馬 writes Enshuryu Ikebana Komono no Ka Kudensho『遠州流挿花衣香口伝抄』.

1806        Jyogetsuan Ichitabo Bajo 如月庵一太坊馬丈 writes Enshuryu Souka Hyappei Zushiki『遠州流挿花百瓶図式』

1806        Reiunsai 嶺雲斎 writes Enchuroryu Soka Zue『袁中郎流挿花図会』.

1807        Ando Ryou 安藤凉宇 dies. He is the second master of Koryu. a

1810        Ryusentei Kinro 柳川亭近路 writes Sekijyouhu Shu no Maki『席上譜首之巻』.

1810        Kiritani Chosyu 桐谷鳥習 writes Heishi Kokuji Kai『瓶史国字解』.

1811        Koryu Ikebana Sosho Roku『古流生花宗匠録』is written (to 1844).

1812        Chikuensai Kyuho 竹園斎九甫 Ikebana Hyakuhei Zu『生花百瓶図』.

1815        Chikuensai Kyuho 竹園斎九甫 Mishoryu Souka Omote no Maki『未生流挿花表之巻』.

1815        Chikuensai Kyuho 竹園斎九甫 writes Mishoryu Souka Omote no Maki Kudensho『未生流挿花表之巻口伝書』.

1816        Mishosai Ippo 未生斎一甫 writes Ikebana Hyakuren『挿花百練』.

1817        Ninko Tenno 仁孝天皇, the 120th emperor.

1818        Senshoan Ichijyu 千松菴一樹 writes Ikebana Uimanabi Yashinaigusa『挿花初学養種』.

1818        Mishosai Koho 未生斎広甫 publishes Yomo no Kaori『四方の薫り』.

1818        Kagetsutei Shuga 霞月亭秀雅 Sekijyouhu Bi no Maki『席上譜尾之巻』.

1819        Tanomura Chikuden 田能村竹田 Heika Ron『瓶花論』.

1820        Honshosai Ittoku 本松斎一得, the founder of Asakusa Enshu school 浅草遠州流, dies. He is a discipline of Shunjuken Ichiyo 春秋軒一葉, the founder of Enshu school 遠州流.

1820        Ikenobo Senjo池坊専定 writes Ikebana Hyakki『挿花百規』.

1822        Ichiyoken Doyu 一予軒土幽 transcripts Chisen Isamekusa Chuou『千撰諌草中奥』.

1829        Kitamura Nobuyo 喜多村信節 writes Kiyushouran『嬉遊笑覧』.

1830        Sounsai Chikuo 掃雲斎竹甫 writes Karakoromo 『から衣』.

1830        Teikyo 貞居 wrtites Senkeryu Den Shu『千家流伝集』.

1835        Great Tempo Famine (to 1837).

1835        Mishosai Koho 未生斎広甫 wtires Kajyutsu Sansai Banashi『花術三才噺』.

1835        Nanritei Kiraku 南里亭喜楽 and Akatsuki Shosei 暁鐘成 write Ikebana Hayamanabi『生花早満奈飛』(to 1851).

1836        Mishosai Ippo 未生斎一甫 dictates Kajyutsu Sansai no Maki花術三才之巻IHe wrote in this book that "in Kado, the truth lies between illusion and reality".

1837        Tokugawa Ieyoshi 徳川家義becomes the 12th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1839        Teishosai Yoneichiba 貞松斎米一馬 wties Seifu Ikebana Suminoe no Maki『正風挿花住之江巻』.

1840        Sekimoto Riyuu 関本理遊 writes Koryu Ikebana Saisen Hyakuhei Zu『古流生花再撰百瓶図』.

1841        Tenpo Reform

1841        Senshoan Ichiju 千松菴一樹 writes Ikebana Chitose Matsu『挿花千歳松』.

1841        Aizawa Banshu 相沢伴主 wtites Inchu Ikebana Kagami『允中挿花鑑』.

1842        Seiryusai Ichinyo 成龍斎一如 of Yoshin school 容真流 published Manzairaku 『万歳楽』.

1846        Komei Tenno 孝明天皇, the 121st emperor.

1847        Koryuan Ichiyu 交柳庵一雄 and Koyouan Ichiro 交葉庵一芦 write Shoden Ryakui Sho 『正伝略意抄』.

1853        Tokugawa Iesada 徳川家定 becomes the 13th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1853        Commodore Matthew Perry comes to Japan.

1853        Ikenobo Senmyo 池坊専明 writes Konpon Ikebana Hyakka Shiki 『根本生花百華式』.

1853        Sekimoto Rion 関本理恩 writes Ikebana Matsu no Sizuku『生花松乃志津久』.

1854        Mizutani Yuuga 水谷有雅 writes Seizan Goryu Ikebana Tebikigusa Kouhen『青山御流活花手引種後編』.

1858        Tokugawa Iemochi 徳川家茂 becomes the 14th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1859        Yoshimura Kaun 吉村華芸 , the founder of Ryushoha school 龍生派 is born

1861        Ohara Unshin 小原雲心, the founder of Ohara School is born.

1862        Okakura Tenshin 岡倉天心 is born.

1867        Tokugawa Yoshinobui 徳川慶喜 becomes the 15th Shgun of the Tokugawa shogunate.

1867        Meiji Tenno 明治天皇, the 122nd emperor.

1868        Meiji Revolution 明治維新