Woodcut

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Woodcut

A block of wood with a letter or image cut into it. Woodcuts were used as an early way to print materials in large quantities. They developed in Asia.
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His collection included wood-block prints, folding screens, scrolls, textiles and decorative papers.
Yoshitoshi grew up expecting to spend his life making traditional wood-block prints of landscapes, actors and beautiful people.