Trades and Crafts of Old Japan: Leaves from a Contemporary Album

Trades and Crafts of Old Japan: Leaves from a Contemporary Album

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This very rare series of Japanese paintings depicts everyday artisans in feudal Japan. Extensive commentary provides insight into the historical and cultural context of the scenes.

More than three centuries ago, not long after Japan had entered the period of seclusion decreed by her Tokugawa rulers, an unknown artist, or perhaps a group of artists, painted a series of pictures for an album portraying contemporary trades and crafts. In creating the scenes that compose… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: Tuttle Publishing (June 15, 1961)

Collection: NONE

Format: EPUB

Page count: 114 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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