Mai Yamaguchi

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Mai Yamaguchi

Japanese Art

Profile

Mai Yamaguchi specializes in 17th- to 19th-century (Edo period) Japanese art. She is interested in the relationship between image and text in ehon, Edo-period illustrated woodblock-printed books, as well as their reception in the Western world in the mid- to late 19th century. Mai received her B.A. in art history and French language and literature from the University of Chicago.