Traditional Arts and Crafts of Japan

Traditional Arts and Crafts of Japan

by Christopher Dresser
     
 


Great Victorian classic offers unsurpassed coverage of architecture, ornament, pottery, calligraphy, drawing, lacquerware, metalware, textiles, religious symbols, and more. Fascinating insights into Japanese culture. Over 200 exquisitely drawn illustrations.See more details below

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Great Victorian classic offers unsurpassed coverage of architecture, ornament, pottery, calligraphy, drawing, lacquerware, metalware, textiles, religious symbols, and more. Fascinating insights into Japanese culture. Over 200 exquisitely drawn illustrations.

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Reprint of a work published in 1882 as Japan: Its Architecture, Art, and Art Manufactures (Longmans, Green, and Co., London). Dresser was an important English Victorian commercial and industrial designer who traveled at length in 19th-century Japan. Includes line illustrations. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780486279923
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
05/17/2012
Edition description:
Dover ed
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
5.67(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.95(d)

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