Antique Japanese Art Pieces

Ukiyo-E Art Prints

Our gallery includes many Western artists working in the Japanese woodblock prints genre. These include Charles Bartlett, Pieter Irwin Brown, Helen Hyde, Paul Jacoulet, Elizabeth Keith, Bertha Lum and Lillian Miller. We also have works from Ukiyo-e, Shin Hanga, Sosaku Hanga and contemporary Japanese artists.

 

Woodblock printing in Japan

Japanese woodblock prints is a technique best known for its use in the ukiyo-e artistic genre of single sheets. Woodblock prints were also used for printing books in the same period. Woodblock printing are among the oldest printing techniques with the earliest trace found in China. Theses prints of Japanese are water-based inks that provide a wide range a beautiful and vivid colors, glazes, and transparency. Prints you will certainly want to have in your home or business.

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Hasui Shirakawa Castle Ruins

Hasui Shirakawa Castle Ruins

$800.00

Kawase Hasui (1883 – 1957) View of the castle ruins at Shirakawa c 1946 Excellent colors and condition Watanabe 6mm lower left lifetime edition

Hasui Shirakawa Castle Ruins

Hasui Shirakawa Castle Ruins

$800.00

Kawase Hasui (1883 – 1957) View of the castle ruins at Shirakawa c 1946 Excellent colors and condition Watanabe 6mm lower left lifetime edition

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