Hiroshige

Postcard Book

Author: Brooklyn Museum of Art

Publisher: Pomegranate Communications

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Page: 30

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Produced between 1856 and 1858 by the artist Utagawa Hiroshige (17971858), One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo Hyakkei), a collection of woodblock prints, has had a lasting influence on Western art, especially the Imperialists and Post-impressionist movements. The Japanese gardens in these prints inspired Claude Monet, and Vincent van Gogh owned several of Hiroshiges prints depicting plum trees in bloom. Selected from the Brooklyn Museum of Arts complete edition of the series, the thirty dramatic prints in this book of postcards epitomize Hiroshiges superb compositions. Pomegranates books of postcards contain up to thirty top-quality reproductions bound together in a handy, artful collection. Easy to remove and produced on heavy card stock, these stunning postcards are a delight to the sender and receiver. Postcards are oversized and may require additional postage.

Hiroshige

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Publisher: Prestel Publishing

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Category: Art

Page: 30

View: 181

Hiroshige Prints

24 Art Cards

Author: Ando Hiroshige

Publisher: Dover Publications

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Category: Art

Page: 6

View: 666

Exquisite depictions of romantically idealized landscapes from woodcut master's superb Fifty-three Stages on the Tokaido. Reproduced from the Collection of the Elvehjem Museum of Art. Includes The Bridge on the Toyo River, The Ferryboat at Rokugo, The Junction of the Pilgrims' Road and Mt. Fuji in the Morning from Hara.

Hiroshige

One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Author: Publishing Yohan

Publisher: Weatherhill

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Page: 1

View: 546

A Postcard History of the Passenger Liner

Author: Christopher Deakes

Publisher: Pen and Sword

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Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 498

Christopher Deakes worked for many years as a shipping agent in the Far East and in different parts of Africa. He has been an avid collector of shipping postcards and his first book, The Postcard History of the Passenger Liner, was published to great acclaim.

Hands-on Culture of Japan

Author: Kate O'Halloran

Publisher: Walch Publishing

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Category: History

Page: 70

View: 796

Six different world cultures are the focus of Hands-On Culture: Japan, Mexico and Central America, Southeast Asia, West Africa, Ancient Egypt, and Ancient Greece and Rome. These colorful volumes examine each culture's art, science, history, geography, and language and literature. From making sushi to designing a drum to reading hieroglyphics, students use an array of hands-on activities to grow more culturally aware and appreciative if differences among peoples. Topics in this volume include: A Japanese view of aesthetics Japan: a closed society Geography and Japanese prints Counting in Japanese: ichi, ni, san, yon, go Haiku See other Hands-on Culture titles

Illuminated Floral Border Postcards

24 Full-Colour Cards

Author: Muncie Hendler

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Art

Page: 6

View: 391

Six different floral borders, illuminated with metallic gold and reproduced four times each. Enclose message within border on front; use space on back for address. 24 full-color postcards.

Graphic Works of George Cruikshank

Author: George Cruikshank

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Design

Page: 168

View: 993

269 copyright-free reproductions of etchings, woodcuts (eight in full color).

Grabados Japoneses

Author: Gabriele Fahr-Becker

Publisher: Taschen America Llc

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Category: Art

Page: 200

View: 873

Este volumen incluye 139 grabados japoneses de tres siglos, de 43 maestros famosos de ukiyo-e, tal como se denomina la tcnica de la xilografa en Japn. Las lminas proceden de Riccar Art Museum en Tokio, la coleccin ms amplia y famosa del mundo. Ochenta y siete de ellas son piezas de gran valor que por su importancia y rareza estn calificadas de Tesoro nacional japons o Importante patrimonio cultural nacional.