Oscar Droege 1898 - 1982 Oscar Droege was an exceptional woodblock artist and one of the best of the German woodblock practitioners. He was born and died in Hamburg, and is a quintessential German proponent of the woodblock, or the “farbholzschnitt”.
Modern Japanese block prints - Shin Hanga - move me like no other form of art. They have sensitive, wonderful use of color, profoundly beautiful (yet simple) compositions, gorgeous light, an unmatched sympathy for nature and atmosphere.
Art Museum ‘Evening Snow at Edo River’ 1932 woodblock print by Hasui Kawase Hasui Kawase – Prominent Japanese painter of the late and early centuries, and one of the chief printmakers in the shin hanga (\"new prints\") movement.