Traditional Japanese woodblock prints became available in the West in the mid-1800s. Their popularity, beauty and themes inspired 20th-century artists who continued to make them, using the same techniques and developing new ones. This rare Butterfly Bow woodblock print by a contemporary Scottish artist was made with 14 blocks and 27 colors. Take a look at more examples and their auction prices.

Butterfly Bow woodblock print, Paul Binnie

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