The Bento Bestiary

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In the eighteenth century, Japanese artist Toriyama Sekien depicted each spirit of the Yokai tradition, an ancient race of demons whose descendants, Godzilla and Mothra, would later terrorize the earth. Now, two men rediscover the near-forgotten Yokai and return these ancient beasts to their former glory in The Bento Bestiary. This beautiful book is manufactured using Nobrow's renowned spot color print process.

Scott James Donaldson is a writer...

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Overview

In the eighteenth century, Japanese artist Toriyama Sekien depicted each spirit of the Yokai tradition, an ancient race of demons whose descendants, Godzilla and Mothra, would later terrorize the earth. Now, two men rediscover the near-forgotten Yokai and return these ancient beasts to their former glory in The Bento Bestiary. This beautiful book is manufactured using Nobrow's renowned spot color print process.

Scott James Donaldson is a writer living in Bristol, United Kingdom.

Ben Newman is an illustrator and artist living in Bristol, United Kingdom.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781907704017
  • Publisher: Nobrow Ltd
  • Publication date: 10/1/2010
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 1,454,371

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Ben Newman: Ben Newman is known for his contemporary fusion of bold shapes, bright colours and playful characters. He has exhibited his work internationally and worked for a diverse range of clients including the Tate, Fantagraphics and Selfridges.

Scott James Donaldson: S Donaldson, Having blogged extensively as part of the “Untimely” short story project, Donaldson has developed a love for creating oddball characters without judgement. He lives and works in Bristol.

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