The woodblock prints of Utagawa Kuniyoshi from the Bidwell Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Mass. by Emily J Sano

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Published by Vassar College Art Gallery in Poughkeepsie, N.Y .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Utagawa, Kuniyoshi, -- 1798-1861 -- Exhibitions,
  • Bidwell, Raymond A. -- 1876-1954 -- Art collections -- Exhibitions

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Book details

Other titlesCharles Rand Penney Collection, Kuniyoshi
Statementby Emily Sano with the assistance of Joan Mirviss.
GenreExhibitions
ContributionsMirviss, Joan B, Museum of Fine Arts (Springfield, Mass.), Vassar College. Art Gallery
The Physical Object
Pagination[31] p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22857000M

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Utagawa Kuniyoshi (歌川國芳 ) was a Japanese master artist well versed in the ukiyo-e style of woodblock prints and painting. The themes of his art work, often realized in bold and vibrant colors ran the gamut from legendary samurai characters, landscapes, beautiful women, Kabuki actors, cats and more.

Kake-e Woodblock Prints Next, I would like you to take a look at an early kind of religious print called kake-e, which was mounted on a scroll. These kake-e are the same type of woodblock prints as ukiyo-e, and share their straightforward style.

I think these early religious woodblock prints known as kake-e evolved from ofuda. **** This print is illustrated in color in a very small image in Samurai Stars of the Stage and Beautiful Women: Kunisada and Kuniyoshi, Masters of the Color Woodblock Print by Hatje Cantz, Museum Kunstpalast, p.

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He was a member of the Utagawa School. The range of Kuniyoshi’s subjects included many genres: landscapes, beautiful women, Kabuki actors, cats, and mythical animals.

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