This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Offering an overview of Japanese art, this work presents a collection of Japan's achievements in art and design, with emphasis on ceramics, lacquer, textiles, prints and metalwork. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: An overview of Japanese art from the last four centuries, this newly updated edition is an indispensable survey of the V&A's greatest treasures from the Toshiba Gallery of Japanese Art. The Museums superb Japanese holdings, acquired over a period of 150 years, begin with the international exhibitions of the second half of the 19th century and continue to the present day. Among its treasures are exciting contemporary works by leading artists as well as historical masterpieces. Brilliantly illustrated, this book is an unrivalled panorama of Japan's achievements in art and design from the earliest times, showcasing netsuke, ceramics, lacquerware, textiles and dress, woodblock prints, armor, and metalwork.
Über den Autor:
Joe Earle is vice president and Director of the Japan Society Gallery at the Japan Society in New York. Greg Irvine is senior curator of the V&A Asian Department where he specializes in Japanese metalwork. He is the author of The Japanese Sword and Japanese Cloisonne.
Buchbeschreibung V&A Publishing, 2009. Oversized Paper Back. Buchzustand: Good. Originally published for the opening of the Toshiba Gallery of Japanese Art at the Victoria & Albert Museum, this book celebrates and sets in context many of the Museum's greatest treasures from Japan. These superb holdings were formed through works acquired from the international exhibitions of the second half of the 19th century & the great private collections formed at the beginning of the twentieth. More recently they have been extended by the purchase of major pieces including exciting contemporary works, producing an unrivalled collection of Japan's achievements in ceramics, lacquer, textiles, prints, & metalwork of the last 400 years. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 688711
Buchbeschreibung V&A Publishing, 2009. Soft Cover. Buchzustand: Good. Softcover EX-LIBRARY book is sturdy, crisp and clean. Library labels on the cover and spine. Discarded stamp on the label. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 27651-x-SC
Buchbeschreibung Paperback. Buchzustand: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GOR003772386
Buchbeschreibung V & A Publishing 2009-05-01, 2009. Paperback. Buchzustand: good. 1851775625. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 585770
Buchbeschreibung V & A Publications, London, 2009. Paperback. Buchzustand: Fine. Quarto in off white and tan pictorial wrappers; color illus., color maps; 223 pp., 28 cm.; clean, tight, like new copy. In English. || Contents: Buddhist images -- Early metalwork -- Early ceramics -- Tea ceramics -- Lacquer -- Porcelain -- Dress -- Accessories to dress: Inro -- Accessories to dress: Netsuke -- Armour -- Swords -- Woodblock prints -- Lacquer for export -- Folk craft -- The Meiji Period -- The twentieth century. Fine copy. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 86437
Buchbeschreibung V&A Museum, UK, 2009. Softcover w/big Flaps. Buchzustand: New. NEW softcover with Flaps, in GIFT-quality MINT condition. 222 pages, elegantly illustrated. // You want this book. Size: Quarto. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 007839
Buchbeschreibung Victoria & Albert Museum, 2009. Paperback. Buchzustand: New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers P111851775625
Buchbeschreibung V&A Publishing, 2009. Paperback. Buchzustand: New. Brand new book. Fast shipping form our UK warehouse in eco-friendly packaging. Fast, efficient and friendly customer service. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 9781851775620N