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These prints are documents of a unique episode in trading history, and represent an early period in the art of the Japanese woodcut.
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People were more interested in absorbing the new sciences and technology than preserving traditional arts.
Imagine then the jolt to the artistic community when in 1842 prints depicting actors and courtesans were banned by the government.
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Japanese print-making was largely a commercial enterprise which aimed to produce cheap household decoration for ordinary people.
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