Janice Richardson

The Beauty and History of Japanese Woodblock Prints


If you've ever been to an art museum, or if you have a taste for Asian art, then you're likely to have encountered a woodblock print. Japanese woodblock prints, or ukiyo-e, are one of the most wonderful and enduring art forms in Japan. These prints date back to the Edo period and remain some of the most sought-after Japanese art pieces by collectors and enthusiasts around the world.  History of Japanese Woodblock Prints

3 January 2024