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The Modern Japanese Print. An Appreciation
  • James A. Michener
    1907–1997
    died: Austin, Texas, United States
  • The Modern Japanese Print. An Appreciation, 1962
  • oversize deluxe edition with ten tipped-in woodcuts
  • Paper Type: kyokushi
  • Gift of Tim Theis
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0517
Description

Book includes the following prints:
Hiratsuka Un'ichi, Byodo-in chihan (Lakeside at the Byodo-in), woodcut on hodomura
Maekawa Sempan, Rampu (Lamp), woodcut on torinoko
Mori Yoshitoshi, Kagura no doke (Kagura buffoonery), stencil on hosokawa
Watanabe Sadao, Kiku (Listening), brushed pigments and stencil on momi-gami (crumpled, wrinkled paper) kozo
Kinoshita Tomio, Kao 3 (Face 3), woodcut on torinoko
Shima Tamami, Tori B/"Bird--B", woodcut on Takasao torinoko
Azechi Umetaro, Yuki otoko (Snowman), woodcut on Fukui kozo
Iwami Reika, Fuyu no kosei 2 (Winter composition 2), woodcut on torinoko
Yoshida Masaji, Tsuchi No 3 (Earth No. 3), woodcut on torinoko paper
Maki Haku, Ushi/Ox, woodcut and embossing on kozo