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Woodblock printing

Woodblock printing

The process of woodblock printing (Ukiyo-e) is very meticulous and highly personal. The peak in popularity occurred during the 17th Century, and Printmakers have continued to add their unique touch to Ukiyo-e production. Traditionally, each print required the collaboration of four experts: the designer, the engraver, the printer, and the publisher. Common themes associated with…