Images from the Floating World - The Japanese Print; Including an Illustrated Dictionary of Ukiyo-e

By: Lane, Richard

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Book Condition: Fine


Book is as-new black fine cloth covers, sliver lettering at spine. Excellent condition in every respect with no blemishes of any kind. Previous owner's name and phone number on front endpaper. Dust jacket has very light shelf wear only, no tears or chipping. An encyclopedic reference to the subject, at 364 pages, book is divided between two roughly equal sections with different paper used in each. The first is in four sections: Early genre painting and the rise of Ukiyo-e, The primitives and the first centry of Ukiyo-e 1660 - 1765 The golden age of the color print 1765 - 1810, & Hokusai, Hiroshige and the Japanese landscape 1810 - 1880. 2nd section comprises the Illustrated dictionary of Ukiyo-e, in which illustrations go to b&w. In business for 20 years, we provide excellent customer service and ship in packing material appropriate to assure your package arrives undamaged.

Title: Images from the Floating World - The Japanese Print; Including an Illustrated Dictionary of Ukiyo-e

Author: Lane, Richard

Categories: Art, Japan, Etsy,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Konecky & Konecky: 1978

ISBN Number: 1568524811

ISBN Number 13: 9781568524818

Binding: Oversize Hardback

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Japan

Size: XL

Seller ID: 133300

Keywords: Japan, Prints, woodcuts, Hokusai, Hiroshige, landscape, Ukiyo-e, Floating World, Prints, Kabuki, Sumo, Erotica, geisha, Courtesans,