Textiles Of Japan

From rugged Japanese firemen's ceremonial robes and austere rural work-wear to colorful, delicately patterned cotton kimonos, this lavishly illustrated volume explores Japan's rich tradition of textiles.The traditional clothing and fabrics featured in this book were made and used in the islands of the Japanese archipelago between the late 18th and the mid 20th century. Numerous examples of these fabrics, photographed in exquisite detail, offer insight into Japan's complex textile history as well as inspiration for today's designers and artists. This volume explores the range and artistry of the country's tradition of fiber arts and is an essential resource for anyone captivated by the Japanese aesthetic.

书 号:9783791385204

尺 码:265×350×50毫米

页 数:528页

重 量:3980克