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|Auction JAPANESE AND MODERN CHINESE PRINTS - 1248 - ending in 18 hours, 56 minutes and 0 seconds.|
|Modern Japanese and Chinese Prints - 1247||Japanese and Modern Chinese Prints - 1248||Shin Hanga - 1249||Japanese Prints - 1250|
Start Sunday, October 19, 2014 8:00:01 PM
End Thursday, October 23, 2014 8:00:00 PM
Early Bird: 15% commission instead of 20% if you place 5 first-time bids within the first 36 hours in this auction.
Japanese prints made in old tradition are the result of a team work of four different persons - the artist, the carver, the printer and the publisher. Each of them needed several years of apprenticeship and practical experience. An artist usually joined a painting school at the age of fourteen and remained with his master for at least four years. The apprenticeship of a carver lasted for up to ten years.
Today Japanese prints represent a wide variety from the 17th century until contemporary works. And in spite of its age this art is still very alive and has not lost the fascination that so many people feel about art from Japan.
Japanese Prints - an Overview and 2 old videos | Auction Catalog
"Yakudou suru asa" ("Lively Movement in the Morning"). Mt. Matterhorn in the golden glow of morning light. From the series of mountain landscapes in Switzerland.
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