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by Inge Klompmakers


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Of Brigands and Bravery book. It was Kuniyoshi's initial designs for the single-sheet print series The one hundred and eight heroes of the popular Suikoden (Ts�zoku Suikoden g�ketsu hyakuhachinin no hitori) - in which the full-length portraits of the heroes are charged with a new sense of dynamism - that spurred a Suikoden craze in Edo (present-day Tokyo). Of brigands and bravery reproduces the 74 known designs of the series in full colour; each is accompanied by an explanatory text.

Of brigands and bravery reproduces the 74 known designs of the series in full colour; each is accompanied by an explanatory text.

Of brigands and bravery reproduces the 74 known designs of the series in full colour; each is accompanied by an explanatory text

Of brigands and bravery. Kuniyoshi's heroes of the Suikoden.

Of brigands and bravery. Published 1998 by Hotei Pub. in Leiden.

Of brigands and bravery reproduces the 74 known designs of the series in. . In addition, Kuniyoshi’s illustration of a variety of armour and dress types, his at times graphic portrayal of the heroes in battle and his integration of western stylistic devices are testimony to the creative genius behind the Suikoden series. Prior to her career in publishing, she worked as Japanese art specialist in the art trade. Klompmakers regularly writes and lectures on Japanese art.

NOW IN PAPERBACK This is the first monograph in English on the stunning series "One hundred and eight heroes of the Suikoden". The Suikoden" is the Japanese adaptation of the 14th-century Chinese vernacular novel "Shuihu zhuan", which recounts the exploits of a group of brave and righteous rebels on Mount Liang. The Suikoden" was enormously popular in Japan during the 19th century.

Of brigands and bravery: Kuniyoshi's heroes of the Suikoden is the first monograph in.A handsome and invaluable book.

A handsome and invaluable book. It will prove indispensable to all who have felt the strong and mysterious attraction of Kuniyoshi's Suikoden prints - now they can get the full story! - and will be prized by lovers of Japanese and Chinese art and culture in general. Robinson in Arts of Asia show more.

The Suikoden was enormously popular in Japan during the 19th century

The Suikoden was enormously popular in Japan during the 19th century. It was Kuniyoshi's initial designs for the single-sheet print series The one hundred and eight heroes of the popular Suikoden (Tsuzoku Suikoden goketsu hyakuhachinin no hitori) - in which the full-length portraits of the heroes are charged with a new sense of dynamism - that spurred a Suikoden craze in Edo (present-day Tokyo). Of Brigands and Bravery.

Bibliographic Details. Title: Of Brigands and Bravery: Kuniyoshi's Heroes. Publisher: Hotei Publishing

Bibliographic Details. Publisher: Hotei Publishing. Publication Date: 1998.

Of brigands and bravery-Kuniyoshi's heroes of the Suikoden. Leiden: Hotei Publishing, 1998.

NOW IN PAPERBACKThis is the first monograph in English on the stunning series "One hundred and eight heroes of the Suikoden". "The Suikoden" is the Japanese adaptation of the 14th-century Chinese vernacular novel "Shuihu zhuan", which recounts the exploits of a group of brave and righteous rebels on Mount Liang. "The Suikoden" was enormously popular in Japan during the 19th century. It was Kuniyoshiâ?s initial designs for the single-sheet print series "The one hundred and eight heroes of the Suikoden (Tsûzoku Suikoden gôketsu hyakuhachinin no hitori)" -- in which the full-length portraits of the heroes are charged with a new sense of dynamism -- that spurred a "Suikoden" craze in Edo (present-day Tokyo). This publication reproduces the 74 known designs of the series in full color, each accompanied by an explanatory text. Many of the designs still inspire Japanese tattooists, and supplementary information on this subject is also included in the book.
Of Brigands and Bravery: Kuniyoshi's Heroes of the Suikoden download epub
History & Criticism
Author: Inge Klompmakers
ISBN: 9074822088
Category: Arts & Photography
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Language: English
Publisher: Hotei Pub; 1st edition (August 1, 1998)
Pages: 199 pages