[Aroid-l] Japanese woodblock prints - many with aroids
- Subject: [Aroid-l] Japanese woodblock prints - many with aroids
- From: Peter Matthews firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2005 17:43:21 +0900
Every few months I gravitate to my local print shop, here in Kyoto,
and discover wonderful woodblock prints, with images of plants in
many different styles and contexts.
Last week, I found a series of prints with Arisaema, Arum, Caladium,
and possibly others (the Colocasia prints I am keeping for my own
If anyone would like to have such prints, I might be able to purchase
a set and send them at cost price (print price and mailing cost).
If there is any interest in these (please indicate your overall price
limit, postage included), then I might visit the shop again to see if
anything of interest is still in stick, or newly added to the display.
The prints I have seen usually cost in the order of 10 - 60 USD,
being hand made prints, usually from blocks that are copies of famous
blocks, but sometimes also from original but less-famous blocks.
Peter Matthews (Dr)
National Museum of Ethnology
Senri Expo Park, Suita City
Osaka 565-8511, Japan
Tel. +81 6 6876-2151 (museum)
Tel. +81 6 6876-8357 (Peter's office)
Fax +81 6 6878-7503 (museum)
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