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

Richard Lane

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ISBN 10: 0399121935 / ISBN 13: 9780399121937
Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1978
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Cloth. Upper right hand corner of dust jacket is chipped. Bookseller Inventory # 63473

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Title: Images from the Floating World : The ...

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York

Publication Date: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good

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First edition. An excellent study of this popular area of Japanese Art. This book chronicles the development of Ukiyo-e, examines the lives and techniques of its masters, and describes the illustrated books, erotic albums and paintings that belong to this school of art. Includes sections on The Rise of Ukiyo-e, The Primitives and the First Century of Ukiyo-e, and The Golden Age of the Color Print. Also contains an illustrated dictionary encompassing biographical details of artists and subjects, glossary of terms, etc. Well illustrated, several in color. 364 pages. cloth, dust jacket.. thick 4to..

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