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Kingyo: The Artistry of the Japanese Goldfish
For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. As his love grows into an obsession, he attempts to create a goldfish that will capture and reflect her beauty.
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The Artistry of Japanese Goldfish. A book that has been read but is in good condition. The Artistry of Japanese Goldfish by This book is a highly unique art book that reveals goldfish both as an element of Japanese culture and as an influential design motif over the last years.
This book is a visual dream. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Nov 16, Fishface rated it it was amazing Shelves: While this book is conceived principally asn art book and source of artistic inspiration, it also includes fullescriptions of the goldfish lineages, including scientific names,ross-referenced to the ‘s of examples of their use in art and design Kingyo is a Kodansha International publication.
Skip to main content. Kingyo is a beautiful book This book was far and above my expectations. The Artistry of Japanese Goldfishoffers a delightful visual tour of goldfish in Japanese art and design, together with a description of the goldfish breeds that have developed in Japan over hundreds of years of meticulous cultivation.
Kingyo: The Artistry of the Japanese Goldfish by Kanoko Okamoto
Jen rated it it was amazing Aug 01, Learn More – opens in a new window or tab. If you are interested in Japanese Goldfish you will want to have this book in your collection. While we do our best to provide good quality books for you to read, there is no escaping the fact that it has been owned and read by someone else before you.
Hannah Williams rated it it was amazing Jan 28, Learn More – opens in a new window or tab Any international shipping and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. Business Paperback Nonfiction Books in Japanese.
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No additional import charges at delivery! This book was far and above my expectations. Kingyois the ultimate gift book for the season. Beautifully composed and contains a translation of A Riot of Goldfish within its center. The novella by Kanoko Okamoto serves as just one of many illustrations – a verbal one – of a compelling exploration of the Japanese cultural fascination with goldfish.
As his love grows into an obsession, he attempts to create a goldfish that will capture and reflect her beauty. First imported from China at the beginning of the 16th century, goldfish were kept and bred only by the aristocracy for some years; in the 19th century, enthusiasm for goldfish swept through the rest of the country.
Interspersed with photographs of shubunkin toldfish ranchu are their images in art—on ceramic bowls, wooden buckets and delicate china plates, in textiles and watercolor paintings. Aluvrianne rated it really liked it Oct 12, A dip into this exquisite volume is sure to distract readers from their own priorities” -USA Today “It makes you want to raise a few yourself. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.
Includes 4 business days handling time after receipt of cleared payment. Why is this review inappropriate? Designer Takaoka gives some japanesf the pages bright, geometric borders but otherwise keeps the layout spare and clean.
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