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Onikage: The Art of Toshio Saeki

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A selection of Toshio Saekis previously unseen works, uniquely printed in a large, lush format. Throughout, paper vellum overlays reproduce Saekis unique method for adding color to his black and white artwork. He does not apply color directly, but instead uses overlays to indicate the exact colors he wants. He calls this method chinto printing the picture is complete only ...more
Hardcover, 56 pages
Published June 23rd 2010 by Last Gasp (first published June 1st 2010)
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Nick
Jul 13, 2016 Nick rated it it was amazing
I'm just writing this as a general review of Saeki's work. I'm not prepared to buy one of his books yet, so I just looked at all the available scans online and am going to guess that most are from this edition.

These are contemporary Japanese art books, but they are almost H manga or guro. Its described accurately as nightmare erotica. Each page is a single panel. However, they are mostly illustrative, in that you can infer a backstory from the characters outfits, expressions, postures, setting e
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George
Sep 08, 2012 George rated it it was amazing
A worthwhile purchase with very compelling and challenging imagery. Absolute great use of color and shape in these illustrations. Great layout and excellent quality of paper and vellum as well. A wonderful and brilliant supplement to my growing art book collection.
Mariana
Sep 20, 2010 Mariana rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: artists, ukiyo-e enthusiasts, japanophiles, erotica collectors
Haunting, vibrant, gorgeous, disturbing, entertaining, creepy, funny. Toshio Saeki carries the torch lighted by Hokusai (especially in "The Dream of the Fisherman's Wife/Ama and the Octopus") beautifully.
Emily
Jan 09, 2011 Emily rated it it was amazing
Beautiful!
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