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Ukiyo-e prints and picture books depict Japanese material culture in a strikingly graphic and visually appealing manner.
We buy and sell late 19th and 20th century Japanese Woodblock Prints.
The term ukiyo-e, meaning 'pictures of a floating world,' is a pun on a Buddhist phrase meaning 'suffering world,' also pronounced ukiyo.
Japanprints.com presents illustrations about selected artists and their prints, as well as explorations into various themes in Japanese printmaking.
People were more interested in absorbing the new sciences and technology than preserving traditional arts.
These prints are documents of a unique episode in trading history, and represent an early period in the art of the Japanese woodcut.
Japanprints.com has fine Japanese Prints is noted for its offering of rare prints of only the finest quality available.
For more than three centuries Japanese printmakers of exceptional skill and vision have created images of enduring beauty.
Imagine then the jolt to the artistic community when in 1842 prints depicting actors and courtesans were banned by the government.
Specializing in Japanese wood block prints with featured artists such as Yoshida, Hiroshi and Tatsumi, Shimura.
Japanese Prints are among the world's most beautiful, complex, and expressive works of art.
Japanese print-making was largely a commercial enterprise which aimed to produce cheap household decoration for ordinary people.
Japanese Woodblock Prints
Hiroshi Shinsui Shiro Koitsu. Ryohei Hasui Charles Print Bartlett Helen. Shin Kiyoshi Jacoulet Charles Hiroshi Shin. Koitsu Yoshida Bartlett Print. Ryohei Art Kasamatsu. Hanga Shiro Shinsui Saito Kiyoshi Jacoulet Keith. Helen Yoshitoshi Hyde Elizabeth. Hasui Hasui Koitsu Ryohei Print Bartlett. Helen Kiyoshi Shiro Charles Shin Shinsui. Keith Art Hyde Saito. Hiroshi Yoshida Hanga Yoshitoshi. Kasamatsu Jacoulet Elizabeth Yoshitoshi Ryohei Art. Helen Jacoulet Hasui Yoshida Elizabeth Print. Hyde Kiyoshi Bartlett Shiro. Saito Hiroshi Shin. Charles Kasamatsu Keith Koitsu Shinsui Hanga Shiro. Saito Art Shinsui Yoshida. Print Koitsu Yoshitoshi Jacoulet Shin Ryohei. Keith