The Ancient Japanese Art of Paper Making - Echizen Washi

The Ancient Japanese Art of Paper Making - Echizen Washi

KOBAYASHI, Makoto

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From the 14th century, Echizen washi was officially used by Japanese court nobles and samurai, and the Japanese royal family sometimes uses Echizen washi to announce a babys birth. Text includes a history of the handmade paper and histories of great paper craftsmen.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Imadate Cultural Association
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1981
  • Place Published: n/a
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Near fine
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    No. 471 of a limited edition, total number of copies unknown. XV, 16-96 p. 26 cm. About 50 illustrations, including two tipped-in examples of paper. Hand-bound blue paper covers with gold print.