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Japanese Prints (Big Art)

by Gabriele Fahr-Becker

  • 167 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Benedikt Taschen Verlag .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Prints & printmaking,
  • Printmaking - General,
  • Assemblage Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Japan,
  • Techniques - Printmaking,
  • Asian,
  • History - Asian,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8946292M
    ISBN 103822865206
    ISBN 109783822865200
    OCLC/WorldCa45597881

      Japanese woodblock prints, or ukiyo-e, are the most recognizable Japanese art form. Their massive popularity has spread from Japan to be embraced by a worldwide audience. Covering the period from the beginning of the Japanese woodblock print in the s until the year , Japanese Woodblock Prints provides a detailed survey of all the famous ukiyo-e artists, along with over full . Japanese woodblock prints and illustrated books from the seventeenth through the twentieth century are celebrated for their high technical and aesthetic achievements. In this course we will look closely at both formats, putting these into their historical and cultural contexts. We will also think through how these materials were designed for their broad and largely literate audiences. By.

    This book continues where Merritt's earlier book ("Modern Japanese Woodblock Prints: The Early Years") leaves off--containing in depth information on nearly all of the artists and publishers of the period. Extensive final section on Japanese artist's "signatures" and "seals" aids the collector in the identification of prints.   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.

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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. Widely adopted in Japan during the Edo period (–) and similar to woodcut in Western printmaking in some regards, the mokuhanga technique differs in that it uses water-based inks—as.

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Additionally, there is a notable collection of Japanese prints in the Print Collection of The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs. Developed from the founding gift by Charles Stewart Smith of 1, prints of the ukiyo-e school, its holdings now comprise some 2, prints, representing Japanese printmaking up.

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Ranging from the 17th-century development of decadent ukiyo-e, or “pictures of the floating world,” to the decline and later resurgence of prints in the early 20th century, the Category: Books > Classics. Japanese Homes And Their Surroundings This book is a result of an effort made by us towards making a contribution to the preservation and repair of original classic literature.

In an attempt to preserve, improve and recreate the original content. Ukiyo-e: reproductions, grouped by artist, each accompanied by a detailed commentary This volume reproduces Japanese woodblock colour prints by 43 famous masters of ukiyo-e, the popular art of the 17th to the 19th originals are in the Riccar Art Museum in Tokyo, the world’s largest and most celebrated collection of such prints/5().

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The author, Mr. Michener has illustrated the book with lesser-known masterpieces rather than with those few prints that have been reproduced almost ad : $ A prodigious collector of the Japanese woodblock, James Michener, popular author of Sayonara and other books on the Far East, offers the reader a panoramic view of the acomplishments of the ukiyo-e (pictures of the fleeting world) masters over a period of two centuries.

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