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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to Japanese Popular Prints: From Votive Slips to Playing Cards.   

101 Great Samurai Prints

Utagawa Kuniyoshi - Art - 2012 - 112 pages
Kuniyoshi was a master of the warrior woodblock print — and these 18th-century illustrations represent the pinnacle of his craft. Full-color portraits of renowned Japanese ...
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Woodblock Kuchi-e Prints: Reflections of Meiji Culture

Helen Merritt, Nanako Yamada - Art - 2000 - 284 pages
A exploration of a neglected genre of late-Meiji art: the type of handmade multicolour book frontispieces known as kuchi-e. The authors provide not only an introduction to a ...
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Kuniyoshi's Heroes of China and Japan

Oliver R. Impey, Mitsuko Watanabe - Art - 2003 - 32 pages
Kuniyoshi is best known for his warrior prints; his two great series are the 'Suikoden' (Tales from the Water-Margin) and the 'Taiheki' (Chronicles of the Great Peace ...
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The Prints of Isoda Koryūsai: Floating World Culture and Its Consumers in ...

Allen Hockley, Koryūsai Isoda - Art - 2003 - 313 pages
The ukiyo-e artist Isoda Koryusai produced thousands of designs between 1769 and 1781, a crucial period in the evolution of the print tradition, and was honored with the ...
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Mikhail Uspensky - Art - 2011 - 256 pages
The art of the Ukiyo-e reflected the artistic expression of an isolated civilisation which, when it became accessible to the West, significantly influenced a number of European ...
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Edmond de Goncourt - Art - 2012 - 256 pages
If sensuality had a name, it would be without doubt Utamaro. Delicately underlining the Garden of Pleasures that once constituted Edo, Utamaro, by the richness of his fabrics ...
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Dora Amsden, Woldermar von Seidlitz - Art - 2014 - 343 pages
Ukiyo-e (‘pictures of the floating world’) is a branch of Japanese art which originated during the period of prosperity in Edo (1615-1868). Characteristic of this period, the ...
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Japanese Screens in Miniature: Six Masterpieces of the Momoyama Period

Art - 2012 - 25 pages
Japanese Screens in Miniature is a collection of six of Japan's masterpieces reproduced as actual miniature screens, with an introduction to this most colorful, exuberant, and ...
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