Utagawa Kuniyoshi: Fantastic Visions The World of Kuniyoshi, Dramatist of Edo
Type: Japanese Book: Used
Discontinued book, very sought after.
Heroes, monstrous creatures, vengeful ghosts, dandies, the grotesque, nonsense, parody…
The woodblock-printed and painted works of Kuniyoshi, the great ukiyo-e artist of the Edo period, are filled with humor and inventiveness.
This compilation of the works of Kuniyoshi contains some 200 plates, including classic examples of musha-e pictures of legendary warriors, kassen-no-zu battle scenes, giga-e anthropomorphic caricatures of animals, and scenes of famous places in old Edo and other regions depicting the lives of the common people
Used Book in Very Good Condition.
Size: 29,7 cm / 11.7 in
Printed in Japan, 2014