An Introduction To Ukiyo-E

Hinohara Kenji

Publisher Tokyo Bijutsu

ISBN 9784808710446

Idea Code 20455

This book explores the fascinating world of ukiyo-e, and specifically ukiyo-e prints, from three perspectives: the artists, the themes depicted, and the techniques employed to create these prints. This bilingual volume is intended as an introduction to ukiyo-e, featuring carving and printing techniques, tools and processes. A helpful guide for English readers but also for Japanese readers who might find it helpful in communicating the allure of ukiyo-e to people in other cultures.

128 p, ills colour, 18 x 26 cm, pb, Japanese/English


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