The Floating World

By: Michener, James A.

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404 pages; 65 illustrations, including 40 color. History and commentary on the "great age" of Japanese prints, roughly 1660 to 1860. How did artists create, provide, distribute artwork under the restrictive Tokugawa dictatorship? When did ther lights go out on the artwork? Dustjacket chipped at the spine, weakened along the fold; faded. Book clean and bright throughout; binding tight; nearly fine.

Title: The Floating World

Author Name: Michener, James A.

Categories: Art-Asia, Art - Prints, Art & Design,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1954

ISBN Number: no

Binding: Decorated cloth boards

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 004860

Keywords: james a michener the story of japanese prints hishikawa moronobu torii kiyonobu nishikawa sukennobu kaigetsudo dohan okumura masanobu chobunsai eishi hokusai koshiro,