Japan, Export Lacquer: Reflections of the West in Black and Gold Makie
- € 125 ($ text/html;charset=utf-8)
New 360 pages, text in Japanese and English. Full colour images throughout.
A fabulous touring exhibition first held at the Kyoto National Museum and from January 2009 to be seen at the Santory Museum of Art on the subject of Japanese export lacquer. Very good full colour images of the most amazing objects. A fabulous new work on the subject with a thorough historical background and a wide viewpoint. Not only boxes but also furniture, fans etc.