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Images from the Floating World. Japanese Art.

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Product description

Introduction to the art of Japanese painting and prints categorised as ukiyo-e, and a detailed and illustrated dictionary of over 700 ukiyo-e works.

1) Early genre paintings and the rise of Ukiyo-e.
2) The Primitives and the first century of Ukiyo-e, 1660-1765.
3) The Golden Age of the colour print. 1765-1810.
4) Hokusai, Hiroshige and the Japanese Landscape 1810-1880.
5) Illustrated Dictionary of Ukiyo-e.

40 colour and 160 b/w illustrations; plus 700 small b/w images within the dictionary, and 3 maps.

The jacket is fair only, with tears and grubbiness. Contents clean.

Extra postage due to size and weight.


Item details

Author(s):
Lane, Richard
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
25 x 28 cm.
Edition:
1978
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0192114476
Number of pages:
364
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Images from the Floating World. Japanese Art.

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Introduction to the art of Japanese painting and prints categorised as ukiyo-e, and a detailed and illustrated dictionary of over 700 ukiyo-e works.

1) Early genre paintings and the rise of Ukiyo-e.
2) The Primitives and the first century of Ukiyo-e, 1660-1765.
3) The Golden Age of the colour print. 1765-1810.
4) Hokusai, Hiroshige and the Japanese Landscape 1810-1880.
5) Illustrated Dictionary of Ukiyo-e.

40 colour and 160 b/w illustrations; plus 700 small b/w images within the dictionary, and 3 maps.

The jacket is fair only, with tears and grubbiness. Contents clean.

Extra postage due to size and weight.


Author(s):
Lane, Richard
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
25 x 28 cm.
Edition:
1978
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0192114476
Number of pages:
364
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Images from the Floating World. Japanese Art.

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