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Civilizations | Clip | Japan's 18th Century Commercial Art Revitalizes Color

Ukiyo-e began with only a few colors, but combined them in increasingly sophisticated ways to create vivid depictions of a rapidly growing urban life. Wildly popular in all its forms, it demonstrated that every day transitory objects could be considered art.

S1 E7 | 0:01:53 | AIRED: 6/19/2018 |
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