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THE BEAUTY & THE ACTOR: UKIYO-E -- JAPANESE PRINTS FROM THE RIJKSMUSEUM, AMSTERDAM, AND THE RIJKSMUSEUM VOOR VOLKENKUNDE, LEIDEN. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, and Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde, Leiden, 1995. Published in association with Hotei Publishing, Leiden. 200 pp. with 162 ills. (160 col.). x 26 cm. ISBN 9074822045 In English.
Features excellent reproductions and individual discussions of 160 prints by Utamaro, Hokusai, Kunisada, Hiroshige, Yoshitoshi and some 35 other Japanese artists of the 18th and 19th centuries, the selection encompassing many portraits of actors and courtesans along with landscapes and narrative images.
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Asia (Traditional) — Japan — Graphic Arts (Prints)
Plans: 01,06,07,15,21
Worldwide Number: 025109
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