The Making of Japanese Prints

and the History of Ukiyo-e

Chie Hirano

[Baren] Editor's Introduction


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These two chapters are extracted from a larger work - a full-scale monograph on the Ukiyo-e artist Torii Kiyonaga. The author used these chapters to supply a background for the rest of the work, and to give the reader a general understanding of life in that era.