Need Some Chilling? The Art of Ukiyo-e – Japanese Winter Prints

The Ukiyo-e genre of art flourished in Japan between the 17th and 19th century. The term translates as “picture[s] of the floating world.” Its artists produced woodblock prints and paintings of such subjects as female beauties; kabuki actors and sumo wrestlers; scenes from history and folk tales; travel scenes and landscapes; flora and fauna; as … Continue reading Need Some Chilling? The Art of Ukiyo-e – Japanese Winter Prints