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  • The Making of a Japanese Printby Reiko Chiba

    Tuttle Publishing 2012; US$ 9.99

    Woodblock printing is at the same time a very simple and a very complicated art. It is simple by modern standards because no machinery, not even a press, is used. The finished print in this book and the pages which so graphically present its development in color are produced by photo-offset from original woodblocks. more...

  • extraby Franziska Morlok; Till Beckmann

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 119.00

    extra, the indispensable reference work on print finishing, presents the most important finishing techniques practically and theoretically: Thirty pages created by renowned designers provide a basis for explaining the special design and technical features of each technique, with an in-depth exploration of its possible uses. more...

  • extra - Enzyklopädie der experimentellen Druckveredelungby Franziska Morlok; Till Beckmann

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 119.00

    extra, the indispensable reference work on print finishing, presents the most important finishing techniques practically and theoretically: Thirty pages created by renowned designers provide a basis for explaining the special design and technical features of each technique, with an in-depth exploration of its possible uses. more...

  • Modern Japanese Prints: An Art Rebornby Oliver Statler; James A. Michener

    Tuttle Publishing 2012; US$ 19.95

    Western art-lovers and students of the Orient have long championed the glories of traditional Japanese art. Almost unknown to the West, however, a relatively new and most active school of Japanese artists has for three generations been turning out some of the most exciting work to appear on the world's artistic horizon in many years?the modern Japanese... more...

  • Collecting Modern Japanese Printsby Norman Tolman; Mary Tolman; James A. Michener

    Tuttle Publishing 2012; US$ 49.95

    This book contains several bodies of information. An introductory essay puts Japanese prints into historical perspective and gives a brief outline of techniques. The second section, "Then," illustrated with prints by the older masters of the twentieth century, seeks to describe how we went about putting together our collection. There should not be... more...

  • The City Rehearsedby Christopher Heuer

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 44.95

    The City Rehearsed offers a new perspective on printed architecture in early modern Europe through the lens of Hans Vredeman de Vries. It focuses on the active role his prints played in the life of urban readers outside of a narrowly-defined "Flemish" architectural history. This is a study with clear interest for historians of art and the built... more...

  • Paper Politicsby Josh MacPhee

    PM Press 2009; US$ 20.00

    With a widely eclectic variety of protest art in mediums such as relief, lithography, collagraph, and photography, this major collection of contemporary politically engaged printmaking showcases art that uses themes of social justice and global equity to engage community members in conversation. Based on an art exhibition that has traveled to more... more...

  • Mapping Ethnography in Early Modern Germanyby Stephanie Leitch

    Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 110.00

    As the first book-length examination of the role of German print culture in mediating Europe's knowledge of the newly discovered people of Africa, South Asia, and the Americas, this work highlights a unique and early incident of visual accuracy and an unprecedented investment in the practice of ethnography. more...

  • Hiroshigeby Mikhail Uspensky

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    The art of the Ukiyo-e reflected the artistic expression of an isolated civilisation which, when it became accessible to the West, significantly influenced a number of European artists. The three masters of Ukiyo-e, Hokusai, Utamaro and Hiroshige, are united here for the first time to create a true reference on Japanese art. The three masters rank... more...

  • Hiroshigeby Mikhail Uspensky

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    El arte del Ukiyo-e es la expresión artística de una civilización aislada que, cuando se convirtió en algo accesible para Occidente, influyó de manera significativa a un gran número de artistas europeos. Los tres maestros de este género: Hokusai, Utamaro e Hiroshige, se reúnen aquí por primera vez generando un verdadero marco de referencia del arte... more...