Japanese Beauties: Vintage Graphics, 1900-1970

Japanese Beauties: Vintage Graphics, 1900-1970

by Alexander Gross
     
 

Geisha goddesses and more Representing the Japanese ideal of beauty, the woman featured in these colorful illustrations and photographs beam with reassuring smiles and glowing complexions. Though haircuts and clothing styles changed through the years, the women's faces have retained the same familiar features.  See more details below

Overview

Geisha goddesses and more Representing the Japanese ideal of beauty, the woman featured in these colorful illustrations and photographs beam with reassuring smiles and glowing complexions. Though haircuts and clothing styles changed through the years, the women's faces have retained the same familiar features.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783822831236
Publisher:
Taschen America, LLC
Publication date:
03/15/2004
Series:
Icons Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 7.68(h) x 0.52(d)

Meet the Author

Alex Gross is a fine artist and instructor at Art Center College of Design, and lives in South Pasadena, California. A recipient of the Japan Foundation Artist's Fellowship in 2001, Alex has also been a collector of Japanese fine and commercial art for several years.

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