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Impressions of Ukiyo-ye, the School of the Japanese Colour-print Artists

by Dora Amsden

Enter a world of mesmerizing artistry and cultural wonders in "Impressions of Ukiyo-ye: The School of the Japanese Colour-print Artists" by Dora Amsden, as she unveils the captivating realm of traditional Japanese woodblock printing, known as Ukiyo-e. "Impressions of Ukiyo-ye" is an enchanting journey into the heart of one of Japan's most celebrated art forms. With vivid prose and meticulous research, Dora Amsden delves into the captivating world of Ukiyo-e, the school of Japanese colour-print artists that has left an indelible mark on both Eastern and Western art. Through this richly informative book, readers are introduced to the artistic geniuses behind Ukiyo-e, their techniques, and their masterful portrayal of everyday life, landscapes, and iconic personalities. Amsden's passionate exploration sheds light on the evolution of Ukiyo-e from its Edo period origins to its profound influence on modern art movements. Discover the intricate printing techniques, the vibrant hues, and the cultural significance of Ukiyo-e, as Amsden weaves a tapestry of artistic wonder that will captivate both art enthusiasts and history aficionados. "Impressions of Ukiyo-ye" is an invaluable tribute to an art form that continues to inspire awe and admiration worldwide, inviting readers to immerse themselves in the timeless beauty of Japanese woodblock printing.

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English

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English

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1905

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Dora Amsdenis an art historian who specializes in the images of women in Japanese art.

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