ART HISTORY

PUBLISHER
HATJE CANTZ

BOOK FORMAT
Hardcover, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 296 pgs / 455 color.

PUBLISHING STATUS
PUB DATE 1/31/2013
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. EXCLUSIVE
CATALOG: SPRING 2012 p. 52   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9783775732390 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $75.00 CDN $75.00

AVAILABILITY
In stock

ARTBOOK GIFT CERTIFICATES

looking for the perfect gift? send an e-card to artbook.com
shop now

  

HATJE CANTZ

Samurai

Stars of the Stage and Beautiful Women

Published by Hatje Cantz
Edited by Gunda Luyken, Beat Wismer. Text by Claudia Delank, Bernd Jesse, Gunda Luyken, Bianca Raitz, Stephan von der Schulenburg, Christina Voit.

In the early 1960s, what was then the Kunstmuseum Düsseldorf received a large gift of Japanese woodcuts (Ukiyo-e), a gift to which the donor would generously add until 1988. This catalogue presents 220 pieces from this collection, by the enormously prolific illustrators Kunisada (1786–1865) and Kuniyoshi (1798–1861), masters of the Utagawa School. The prints of these artists transport the observer into a colorful, imaginative dream world of Kabuki actors, mythical creatures, hauntingly beautiful women and fierce warriors. This publication offers a rare opportunity to compare the two artists’ illustrations of the same themes, and includes essays that provide an introduction to nineteenth-century Japanese popular culture and bridge the gap between the centuries by exploring aspects of the grotesque in Japanese art, explaining legends and plays, and presenting some of Kuniyoshi’s preliminary studies.

Samurai

in stock  $75.00


free shipping

UPS GROUND IN THE CONTINENTAL U.S. FOR CONSUMER ONLINE ORDERS

arrow forward

arrow back

print icon


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: ART

The Pre-Raphaelite Circle

THE PRE-RAPHAELITE CIRCLE

Text by Jan Marsh.

NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY

ISBN: 9781855144798 | US $19.95

Pub Date: 7/31/2014
Active | In stock


Elizabeth I & Her People

ELIZABETH I & HER PEOPLE

Text by Tarnya Cooper, Ian W. Archer, Lena Cowen Orlin.

NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY

ISBN: 9781855144651 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 8/31/2014
Active | In stock


Divisionism

DIVISIONISM

Text by Francine Dawans, Christophe Flubacher, Cäsar Menz, Annie-Paule Quinsac, Daniel Salzmann.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775735797 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 4/30/2014
Active | In stock


Looking East

LOOKING EAST

Text by Helen Burnham, Sarah E. Thompson, Jane E. Braun.

MFA PUBLICATIONS, MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON

ISBN: 9780878468102 | US $29.95

Pub Date: 2/28/2014
Active | In stock


The Nude from Gauguin to Bonnard

THE NUDE FROM GAUGUIN TO BONNARD

Edited by Véronique Serrano. Contributions by Gilles Genty, Lawrence Madeline, Aline Magnien, Roberto Mangiù, Elizabeth Pacoud-Rème, Jean-Louis Schefer.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836626878 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 6/30/2014
Active | In stock


Beauty Revealed

BEAUTY REVEALED

Text by James Cahill, Chen Fongfong, Nancy Berliner, Sarah Handler, Julia M. White.

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY ART MUSEUM AND PACIFIC FILM ARCHIVE

ISBN: 9780971939714 | US $49.50

Pub Date: 10/31/2013
Active | In stock


Words and Coins

WORDS AND COINS

MER. PAPER KUNSTHALLE

ISBN: 9789490693640 | US $75.00

Pub Date: 7/31/2013
Active | In stock


The Divine Heart of Things

THE DIVINE HEART OF THINGS

Edited and with foreword by Klaus Schneider. Introduction by Anne Slenczka. Text by Christiane Clados, Stefanie Teufel, María Teresa Cervantes de Braginski, Andrea Ruf, Anne Slenczka.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783863352936 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Active | In stock


The Grotesque Factor

THE GROTESQUE FACTOR

Text by Valeriano Bozal, Martin Clayton, Frances S. Connelly, Emmanuel Dreux, Werner Hofmann, José Lebrero Stals, Michel Melot, Luis Puelles, Xavier Tricot.

FUNDACIóN MUSEO PICASSO MáLAGA/LEGADO PAUL, CHRISTINE Y BERNARD RUIZ-PICASSO

ISBN: 9788494024924 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Active | In stock


Bosch, Brueghel, Rubens, Rembrandt

BOSCH, BRUEGHEL, RUBENS, REMBRANDT

Edited by Klaus A. Schröder.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775732956 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 7/31/2013
Active | In stock


Piero della Francesca

PIERO DELLA FRANCESCA

Text by Anna Maria Maetzke.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836624638 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 4/30/2013
Active | In stock


Edgar Degas: The Late Work

EDGAR DEGAS: THE LATE WORK

Edited by Martin Schwander. Text by Carol Armstrong, Jonas Beyer, Richard Kendall, Martin Schwander, Mareike Wolf-Scheel.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775734431 | US $75.00

Pub Date: 2/28/2013
Active | In stock


ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the artworld's favorite source for books on art and culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
155 Sixth Avenue
New York NY 10013
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 Broadway
Los Angeles CA 90812
Tel   213 888 7957

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2013 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com