Onikage

by Toshio Saeki
Onikage
  • ISBN-13: 9780867197297
  • Author(s): Toshio Saeki
  • Subject: Art & design styles: from c 19
  • Publisher: Last Gasp
  • Imprint: Last Gasp
  • Publication Date: 18-03-2010
  • Format: h/b

Availability: Available

£35.99
Throughout this stunning hardcover package, paper vellum overlays reproduce Saeki's unique method for adding colour to his b/w artwork. He does not apply colour directly, but instead uses overlays to indicate the exact colours he wants. He calls this method chinto printing - the picture is complete only after it has been printed - a modern version of ukiyo-e, a genre of Japanese woodcut prints.
About the book

Throughout this stunning hardcover package, paper vellum overlays reproduce Saeki's unique method for adding colour to his b/w artwork. He does not apply colour directly, but instead uses overlays to indicate the exact colours he wants. He calls this method chinto printing - the picture is complete only after it has been printed - a modern version of ukiyo-e, a genre of Japanese woodcut prints.