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Images from the floating world
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Object ID 000027

Object Name Images from the floating world

Object Desc An excellent study of this popular area of Japanese Art. This book chronicles the development of Ukiyo-e, examines the lives and techniques of its masters, and describes the illustrated books, erotic albums and paintings that belong to this school of art.

Collection Mark Shields Memorial Collection

Accession # 2017.01.258.025

Alternate ID NF 709.95 LAN

General Category Printed Material

Category Books


Source Category Atwater

Accession Date MAY 22,2018


Location NF

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Object Keywords Ukiyoe--Dictionaries.,Edo period, 1600-1868.,Color prints, Japanese,Meiji period, 1868-1912.,Japan--Social Life,Japan--Customs,Japan--Pictoral works,Lane, Richard Author,

Title Images from the floating world

Sub-Title the Japanese print



Description / Abstract including an illustrated dictionary of ukiyo-e

Physical Description 364 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.

Author Lane, Richard, 1926-

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LCCN 78053445

ISBN 0399121935



Publisher New York : Putnam, c1978.

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Spine / Label 709.95 LAN