Presented here are woodblock prints categorized as shin-hanga. Use the prints tab in the toolbar above to navigate to all artists and other genres or visit recent print additions to see all newly added prints.

Charles W. Bartlett, 1860-1940
Hangchow (Junks)
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Kakunen Tsuruoka, 1892-1977
Golden Gate Bridge in Fog (test print)
(Kiri no kinmonkyou)
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Toshi Yoshida, 1911-1995
Tiger's Head
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Hiroshi Yoshida, 1876-1950
A Little Temple Gate, The Gate to Bunnosuke Teahouse
(Bunnosuke chaya)
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Hiroshi Yoshida, 1876-1950
Little Harbour
(Kominato)
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Tanaka Hisara, 1891-1974
Returning from a Bath
(Yugaeri)
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Kasamatsu Shiro, 1898-1991
Moonrise at Nezu Gongen Shrine
(Tsuki no shutsu, Nezu Gongen)
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Natori Shunsen, 1886-1960
Actor Nakamura Utaemon V as Yodogimi
(Nakamura Utaemon V, Yodogimi)
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Tomioka Eisen, 1866-1908
Early Summer Rain
(Samidare)
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Kawase Hasui, 1883-1957
Yui, Suruga
(Suruga Yui-cho)
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Kawase Hasui, 1883-1957
Matsushima Seen from Katsura Island
(Katsurashima matsushima)
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Hiroshi Yoshida, 1876-1950
Evening on the Chikugo River, Hita
(Hita Chikagogawa no yoru)
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Igawa Sengai, 1876-1961
August, Moon
(Hachigatsu, Tsuki)
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Ikeda Terukata, 1883-1921
January, Playing Cards
(Ichigatsu, Karuta)
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Taki Shusui, b. 1938
Rouge
(Beni)
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Hiroshi Yoshida, 1876-1950
New York
(Nyu yoruku)
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Takahashi Shotei (Hiroaki), 1871-1945
Rain on Izumi Bridge
(Izumibashi no Ame)
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Hiroshi Yoshida, 1876-1950
Willow and Stone Bridge
(Yanagi ni Shakkyo)
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unknown (possibly Kamoshita Choko), ca. 1900-1920
watercolor sketch of a seated schoolgirl
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Modern Japanese prints produced by traditional woodblock printing methods are known as shin-hanga (lit. 'new prints'). Shin-hanga were usually produced by a professional publisher (although some artists acted as their own publisher) who employed highly-skilled woodblock carvers and printers. The artists and publishers that worked in the shin-hanga movement produced woodblock prints that represent a pinnacle in production quality by introducing new innovations such as the printer's manipulation of the baren (the printer's pad) to create decorative patterns and textures, featuring embellishments such as embossing and burnishing, and essentially rediscovering techniques to print lush mica backgrounds.

Kamoshita Choko

Yoshimoto Gesso

Hashiguchi Goyo

Yawata Hakuhan

Hirano Hakuho

Ishii Hakutei

Ishii Hakutei Asakusa

Asakusa
$1,600

Ishii Hakutei Shinbashi

Shinbashi
$1,800

Ishii Hakutei Yoshicho

Yoshicho
$1,800

Kajita Hanko

Kawase Hasui

Nakazawa Hiromitsu

Tanaka Hisara

Domoto Insho

Domoto Insho Maiko

Maiko
$400

Hamada Josen

Yoshikawa Kanpo

Oda Kazuma

Kikuchi Keigetsu

Kaburaki Kiyokata

Kobayakawa Kiyoshi

Tsukioka Kogyo

Tsuchiya Koitsu

Ishiwata Koitsu

Yamamura Koka (Toyonari)

Uehara Konen

Ohara Koson

Torii Kotondo

Torii Kotondo Snow

Snow
$5,200

Torii Kotondo Vapor

Vapor
$3,800

Torii Kotondo Snow

Snow
$5,200

Katsumi Miyake

Katsumi Miyake Park

Park
$300

Narita Morikane

Gihachiro Okuyama

Hirayama Roko

Hasegawa Sadanobu III

Igawa Sengai

Igawa Sengai August, Moon

August, Moon
$2,400

Ito Shinsui

Kasamatsu Shiro

Kondo Shiun

Kondo Shiun June, Irises

June, Irises
$2,800

Ikeda Shoen

Takahashi Shotei (Hiroaki)

Yamamoto Shoun

Yamakawa Shuho

Natori Shunsen

Taki Shusui

Taki Shusui Rouge

Rouge
$1,100

Ito Sozan

Ito Takahashi

Shimura Tatsumi

Ikeda Terukata

Jinbo Tomoyo

Jinbo Tomoyo Fragrance

Fragrance
$2,300

Jinbo Tomoyo Fragrance

Fragrance
$2,200

Ishikawa Toraji

Mizuno Toshikata

Kitano Tsunetomi

Kitano Tsunetomi minstrel player

minstrel player
$5,800 (reserved)

Kakunen Tsuruoka

Ishii Tsuruzo

unknown (possibly Kamoshita Choko)

various artists (early shin hanga)

Sanzo Wada

Hiroshi Yoshida

Toshi Yoshida

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