Art of Japanese Paper: Masks, Lanterns, Kites, Dolls, Origami, The

By: Dominique Buisson

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Book is in excellent condition; large format, 223 pages with 260 full color photos and prints throughout, often several per page, showing all aspects of Japanese paper making, historical and current and all the various things that are made with it. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. Chapters include A short history of paper, The making of washi, Paper of the gods, the gods of paper, Paper as ceremonial art, The craftsman's are, Paper games, Paper in art.

Title: Art of Japanese Paper: Masks, Lanterns, Kites, Dolls, Origami, The

Author: Dominique Buisson

Categories: Crafts, Japan, Art,

Publisher: Paris, Terrail: 1992

ISBN Number: 2879390095

ISBN Number 13: 9782879390093

Binding: Oversize Hardback

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Crafts

Seller ID: 141638

Keywords: Japanese, Asian, Paper, Art, Stencils, Manufacture, Weaving, Kamiko, Garments, Chiyogami, Cards, Screens, Caligraphy, Chirigi-e, Karakami, Making, Tsuitate, Shoji, Playing, Dolls, Yamagata, Ane-sama, Baloons, Kabuki, Tato, Hariko, Tako, Kites, ,