101 Great Samurai Prints download free [PDF and Ebook] by Utagawa Kuniyoshi

101 Great Samurai Prints download free [PDF and Ebook] by Utagawa Kuniyoshi year 2008
  • Book name: 101 Great Samurai Prints
  • Author: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
  • Release date: 2008/11/12
  • Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Art and Photography
  • ISBN: 9780486465234
  • Rating: 9.12 of 10
  • Votes: 247
  • Review by: Levi Ahmed
  • Review rating: 8.18 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/22
  • Total pages: 112
  • Includes a PDF summary of 10 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: One of the last great names in the Japanese ukiyo-e style, Utagawa Kuniyoshi was an undisputed master of the warrior woodblock print. Born in Tokyo in 1797, his talent became evident by the tender age of 12, when he became an apprentice to a famous print master. Starting out with vivid illustrations of cultural icons - including Kabuki actors and Japanese heroes - he moved on to a unique treatment of warrior prints, incorporating elements of dreams, omens, and daring feats that characterized his distinctive style. These dramatic eighteenth-century illustrations represent the pinnacle of his craft. One hundred and one full-color portraits of legendary samurai pulse with movement, passion, and remarkably fine detail. A must for collectors of Japanese art and a perfect first work for those who want to start their own collection, it includes brief captions and a new introduction.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 6H37M36S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Prints, Portraits In Art, Oriental Art
  • Available formats: DOC, RB, PDF, TXT, EPUB, WORD, DOCX, OEB. Compressed in ZIP, RAR, JAR, RPM, CAB, TAR.7Z
  • Download servers: Torrent, Hotfile, 4Shared, Dropbox, Torlock, SandCage, Drop.me, Google Drive, FileServe
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 13.47 USD
  • Dimensions: 211x272x8mm
  • Weight: 431g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
Vote:

More books in English

More books of the genre or collection Art and Photography

More books of the publisher DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.

More books of 2008