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2 edition of Ukiyo-e prints found in the catalog.

Ukiyo-e prints

Kikuchi, Sadao

Ukiyo-e prints

masterpieces of the Japanese wood-block print.

by Kikuchi, Sadao

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Published by Tokyo International Publishers in [Tokyo] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Ukiyoe -- Japan.,
    • Color prints, Japanese.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated by Don Kenny.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNE1310 .K5313
      The Physical Object
      Pagination350 p. (chiefly illus. (part col.))
      Number of Pages350
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4838930M
      LC Control Number75577607

      Ukiyo-e prints of the early 17th century developed from illustrated books. Later in the century the illustrations gained such widespread popularity that they were issued separately. Early ukiyo-e prints were printed in black and white, sometimes with red, yellow and green colour washes added by hand. Our Japanese woodblock print collections contain o prints and related paintings, drawings and books, covering a wide range of common ukiyo-e themes, including 'beauties' and actors, landscapes, heroic and folk tales, and erotica. It features the great masters of the genre such as Suzuki Harunobu ( – 70), Utagawa Hiroshige ( – ), Katsushika Hokusai .

      Woodblock printing in Japan (木版画, mokuhanga) is a technique best known for its use in the ukiyo-e artistic genre of single sheets, but it was also used for printing books in the same period. UKIYO-E Q & A. If you have questions about Japanese ukiyo-e (or early shin hanga) prints, feel free to post them you know the answer to a question already posted here, or if you have a comment to make, you are welcome to post a follow-up.

        The book traces the evolution of ukiyo-e from its origins in metropolitan Edo (Tokyo) art culture as black and white illustrations, to delicate two-color prints and multicolored designs. Advice to admirers on how to collect, care for, view and buy Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock prints rounds out this book of charming, carefully selected : Tuttle Publishing. Ukiyo-e prints and picture books depict Japanese material culture in a strikingly graphic and visually appealing manner. Whether the subject is one of the thirty-six views of Mount Fuji or a portrait of an actor or beautiful courtesan, each image includes a vast array of items, both everyday things and luxury commodities.


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The book traces the evolution of ukiyo-e from its origins in metropolitan Edo (Tokyo) art culture as black and white illustrations, to delicate two-color prints and multicolored designs. Advice to admirers on how to collect, care for, view and buy Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock prints rounds out this book of charming, carefully selected prints/5(28).

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And they are written for the beginners to the subject of ukiyo-e and for experts alike. Yoshitoshi's One Hundred Aspects of the Moon "Yoshitoshi was the most influential and prolific woodblock print artist of Meiji Japan. This book presents his masterpiece, Tsuki hyakushi One hundred aspects of the moon.

The series was begun in and completed just before the. Japanese Woodblock prints by Katsushika Hokusai. 5, prints found. Viewing prints 1 to Books shelved as ukiyo-e: Ukiyo-e: An Introduction to Japanese Woodblock Prints by Tadashi Kobayashi, HANA by Helcanen, Ukiyo-e by Gian Carlo Calza, Hoku.

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A map at the begining. Ukiyo-e prints is the fruit of a collaboration among a hanmoto (a publisher), an eshi (an artist who draws the design), a horishi (an artist who carves the printing block) and a surishi (an artist who adds colors to the prints by printing block and prints).

During this period, most booksellers in Edo that sold academic books were a branch. Literally meaning “Pictures of the Floating World," Ukiyo-e refers to a style of Japanese woodblock print and painting from the Edo period depicting famous theater actors, beautiful courtesans, city life, travel in romantic landscapes, and erotic scenes.

The Floating World, as the pleasure districts of Edo (modern day Tokyo) were called, describes the sensory pleasures of. The book traces the evolution of ukiyo-e from its origins in metropolitan Edo (Tokyo) art culture as black and white illustrations, to delicate two-color prints and multicolored designs.

Advice to admirers on how to collect, care for, view and buy Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock prints rounds out this book of charming, carefully selected prints.

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