Textile Designs of Japan - Vol I

By: Abe, Kojiro (foreword)

Price: £70.00

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NB: Vol I only. Dark brown buckram with title in gilt on spine and front cover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn with a 5 inch vertical repaired tear to front cover of jacket, and light sunning to spine. 84pp. text plus 160 b/w and 24 colour plates. This book is the first volume of a three volume survey of rich and varied Japanese textile designs classified into three groups: designs of free style, designs of geometrical arrangement and designs of the Ryukus and the Ainu. Volume I (this book) contains the mos important designs of free style, selected from all types of textiles, such as costumes including noh and kabuki robes, and quilts. The illustrations are arranged in four groups by motif: plants, animals, nature and manufactured objects. A very heavy book will require extra shipping charges if to be sent outside UK. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Title: Textile Designs of Japan - Vol I

Author Name: Abe, Kojiro (foreword)

Categories: Textiles,

Publisher: Osaka, Japan, Japanese Textile Color Design Center: 1959

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Fair

Type: Book

Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall

Seller ID: 004840

Keywords: KIMONO KABUKI,