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Ukiyo-e: Pictures of the Floating World

Images of everyday Japan printed for popular consumption in the Edo period, represent one of the highpoints of Japanese cultural achievement.

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Study Room resource: Japanese prints

This study room resource explores the art of ukiyo-e Japanese prints including the works of Utamaro, Hokusai, Hiroshige and Kuniyoshi.

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Review of MA Paper Conservation: Japanese prints

As part of an MA in Paper Conservation, I studied traditional Japanese prints, known as ukiyo-e prints. These were mainly produced in Edo (central Tokyo today) and Osaka, between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries.

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Past Exhibitions and Displays 2008

Listings of past major exhibitions, displays and installations that opened in the V&A in 2008.

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Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan

A retrospective exhibition of the work of Frank Lloyd Wright was held in Japan during the first seven months of this year which was seen in four Japanese cities

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Prints and printmakers study guide

Recommended resources for finding information on prints and printmakers.

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