Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints Carolyn M. Putney

ISBN: 9780935172515

Published: September 26th 2013

Hardcover

348 pages


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Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints  by  Carolyn M. Putney

Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints by Carolyn M. Putney
September 26th 2013 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, RTF | 348 pages | ISBN: 9780935172515 | 9.38 Mb

In 1930 the Toledo Museum of Art organized a landmark exhibition of modern Japanese prints. Featuring the work of ten artists, including Hashiguchi Goyo, Kawase Hasui, and Hiroshi Yoshida, it has stood as a watershed in the success of the shinMoreIn 1930 the Toledo Museum of Art organized a landmark exhibition of modern Japanese prints. Featuring the work of ten artists, including Hashiguchi Goyo, Kawase Hasui, and Hiroshi Yoshida, it has stood as a watershed in the success of the shin hanga (new prints) movement.

The exhibitions small, limited-edition catalogue (now long since out of print), with its invaluable descriptions and thumbnail black-and-white images, has likewise been considered a shin hanga bible for scholars and collectors.Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints reproduces and re-examines all 343 prints from the original 1930 exhibition catalogue.

It features retranslated and updated information about each print and essays by four distinguished authors who explore the context and importance of the 1930 Toledo exhibition, the key players who brought it about, and shin hangas continuing legacy.



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