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Ukiyo

Ukiyo

stories of the floating world of postwar Japan

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Published by Vanguard Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translated from Japanese.

Statementselected and edited by Jay Gluck.
ContributionsGluck, Jay.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14389392M


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Widely adopted in Japan during the Edo period (–) and similar to woodcut in Western printmaking in some regards, the mokuhanga technique differs in that it uses water-based.

Ukiyo-e, (Japanese: “pictures of the floating world”) one of the most important genres of art of the Tokugawa period (–) in Japan. The style is a mixture of the realistic narrative of the emaki (“picture scrolls”) produced in the Kamakura period and the mature decorative style of the.

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