By James Michener
Included within the folio-sized quantity have been ten unique woodblock prints through modern eastern artists. the belief for this designated presentation had originated with writer, James Michener who was hoping to aid this little recognized team of committed males in achieving wider acceptance. the unique artistic endeavors within the glossy jap Print have been chosen in a competition judged via paintings specialists within the usa and Japan who sought to discover the easiest examples representing " the richness and tool of the trendy eastern print move ."
The ten unique woodblock prints are reproduced in complete colour; Mr. Michener's textual content is retained thoroughly. other than the artists whose works are proven, the writer discusses many others who're contributing to the continued improvement of this artwork shape. James Michener's perceptive, informative creation to fashionable jap printmaking, with remark on all the works, together with complete technical info, is written with severe acumen and remarkable prose.