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3. Three stage processes was required to make these antique Japanese woodblock prints that involved: Designing the painting with ink. The design is then carved onto wooden blocks. Colored ink is applied to the wooden blocks, after which paper sheets are pressed on them to get the design print. Process of entire woodblock printing required a lot of work, which eventually made it a valuable and worth art piece for a great collection.
4. Most found subjects or themes in a Japanese woodblock prints were female beauties (bijin-ga), kabuki actors (yakusha-e) and landscapes. The pictures of women depicted in a Japanese woodblock print were based on courtesans and geisha at leisure. Kabuki actors depicted in these prints were seen performing on a theatre promoting entertainment. Whereas landscapes in a Japanese woodblock prints have an essence of soulfully beautiful nature of Japan where the Japanese woodblock artist have closely studied the correct forms and anatomy of each object or character after which depicted them; thus resulting in a fine artwork.
5. Kawase Hasui, one of the most renowned Japanese woodblock printing artists mainly concentrated on depicting actors, everyday lifestyle and amazing landscapes of nature in his woodblock prints. Many of Kawase Hasui woodblock prints are exclusively on landscape and townscape that was inspired by his travel around Japan. Kawase Hasui prints featuring serene locales as well as a tranquil and urbanizing Japan will mesmerize you.
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