Poetry Madness
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Interviews | March 17, 2014

Shawn Donley: IMG Peter Stark: The Powells.com Interview



Peter StarkIt's hard to believe that 200 years ago, the Pacific Northwest was one of the most remote and isolated regions in the world. In 1810, four years... Continue »
  1. $19.59 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$99.95
List price: $110.00
New Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
2 Remote Warehouse Art- Museums and Collections

More copies of this ISBN

Japanese Erotic Fantasies: Sexual Imagery of the EDO Period

by

Japanese Erotic Fantasies: Sexual Imagery of the EDO Period Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

This is the first comprehensive study on Japanese erotic print art (known as "shunga"). It illustrates a wide selection of the best works from mainly private collections in Europe and the USA. The publication shows highlights from the oeuvre of Kitagawa Utamaro, Katsushika Hokusai, Suzuki Harunobu, Utagawa Kunisada, Utagawa Kuniyoshi and many others.

Synopsis:

This is the first modern study on Japanese erotic print art (so called "shunga") and shows highlights from the oeuvre of Kitagawa Utamaro, Katsushika Hokusai, Suzuki Harunobu, Utagawa Kunisada, Utagawa Kuniyoshi and many others. Various essays written by international experts describe this fascinating genre in its social, historical and artistic context, discussing themes like homosexuality, voyeurism, life in Edo's brothels, techniques of composition etc.

Product Details

ISBN:
9789074822664
Editor:
Newland, Amy Reigle
Publisher:
Hotei Publishing
Editor:
Newland, Amy Reigle
Author:
Uhlenbeck, Chris
Author:
Winkel, Margarita
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General
Subject:
Graphic Arts - General
Subject:
Art-Museums and Collections
Publication Date:
20050131
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
12.03x9.50x.98 in. 4.13 lbs.

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Art » Asia and Far East
Arts and Entertainment » Art » History and Criticism
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Museums and Collections
Fiction and Poetry » Erotica » General
Fiction and Poetry » Science Fiction and Fantasy » Fantasy » General

Japanese Erotic Fantasies: Sexual Imagery of the EDO Period New Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$99.95 In Stock
Product details 256 pages Hotei Publishing - English 9789074822664 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This is the first modern study on Japanese erotic print art (so called "shunga") and shows highlights from the oeuvre of Kitagawa Utamaro, Katsushika Hokusai, Suzuki Harunobu, Utagawa Kunisada, Utagawa Kuniyoshi and many others. Various essays written by international experts describe this fascinating genre in its social, historical and artistic context, discussing themes like homosexuality, voyeurism, life in Edo's brothels, techniques of composition etc.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.