Matsuya Japanese Crest Designs (Dover Electronic Clip Art Series)

Matsuya Japanese Crest Designs (Dover Electronic Clip Art Series)

by Matsuya Company
     
 

Originally used centuries ago as battlefield insignias, Japanese crest designs eventually came to be identified with particular families and famous individuals.Today, these small, compact, and graceful motifs are ideal for use as spot illustrations, logos, and other eye-catching graphic elements. This CD-ROM and book set includes more than 1,000 authentic designs

Overview


Originally used centuries ago as battlefield insignias, Japanese crest designs eventually came to be identified with particular families and famous individuals.Today, these small, compact, and graceful motifs are ideal for use as spot illustrations, logos, and other eye-catching graphic elements. This CD-ROM and book set includes more than 1,000 authentic designs from a rich art tradition -- among them the yin-yang configuration, linked rings, treasure knots, as well as designs depicting wildlife, natural phenomena, and abstracts.
Graphic artists, textile designers, and craftworkers looking for an untapped source of novel and striking illustrationss will find a wealth of material in this collection.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486997391
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
03/17/2006
Series:
Dover Electronic Clip Art Series
Edition description:
Book & CD-ROM
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
8.22(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.24(d)

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