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3 edition of introduction to Japanese prints found in the catalog.

introduction to Japanese prints

Joe Earle

introduction to Japanese prints

by Joe Earle

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Published by Stemmer House Publishers in Owings Mills, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Color prints, Japanese.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoe Earle.
    SeriesV & A introductions to the decorative arts
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNE1321 .E2 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3486384M
    ISBN 100880450037
    LC Control Number82005950

      Francois Place is one of my favorite children's illustrators. This book is a wonderful introduction to the artwork of the Japanese master, Hokusai. He is considered by many sources to be the grandfather of Japanese Manga, and some of his artwork is iconic (such as the Wave, Samurai warriors battling terrible monsters, etc/5. Woodblock printing (or block printing) is a technique for printing text, images or patterns used widely throughout East Asia and originating in China in antiquity as a method of printing on textiles and later a method of printing on cloth, the earliest surviving examples from China date to before AD. Woodblock printing existed in Tang China during the 7th century AD and remained.

    The Great Wave was created around as part of a series of woodblock prints called Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku Sanju-roku Kei). Hokusai (), a book written by the Italian professor of East Asian Art, Gian Carlo Calza, offers a general introduction to Hokusai’s works, looking at a chronologically arranged overview of his life Author: Culture Trip. Utamakura (歌まくら, "poem[s] of the pillow") is the title of a print illustrated book of sexually explicit shunga pictures, published in The print designs are attributed to the Japanese ukiyo-e artist Kitagawa Utamaro, and the book's publication to Tsutaya Jūzaburō.

    The prints fall into three genres, ukiyo-e (prints of the floating world), shin hanga (new prints), and sōsaku hanga (creative prints). (Find out more about these genres in the article A Very Brief Introduction to Ukiyo-e, Shin Hanga and S ō saku Hanga. I do not know of a Japanese equivalent of Lulu, and does not have a local version of CreateSpace. You can find various Japanese companies that do self-publishing (by searching for 自費出版, for example), but one needs to request an estimate and negotiate a price. Printing of photo-books is quite popular here, however.


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