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Folk-crafts in Japan

Muneyoshi Yanagi

Folk-crafts in Japan

by Muneyoshi Yanagi

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Published by Kokusai bunka shinkokai in Tokyo, Japan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk art -- Japan.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sôetsu Yanagi, translated by Shigeyoshi Sakabe.
    SeriesKokusai Bunka Shinkōkai. Publications, series-B, no. 33, K.B.S. publications -- no. 33.
    ContributionsSakabe, Shigeyoshi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7350 .Y33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination55 p.
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18502932M
    LC Control Number38008433

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About this Item: Japan Folk Crafts Museum, Tokyo, Paperback. Condition: Fine. First Edition. Softcover in decorated wraps. Oblong 4to. First printing. Clean and crisp inside and out, with a touch of Folk-crafts in Japan book on green endpapers.

Full-page color and black-and-white photos of the common objects of the people of Japan and neighboring areas. Folk-Crafts in Japan Paperback – January 1, by Muneyoshi Yanagi (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — Author: Muneyoshi Yanagi.

Folk-crafts in Japan. Tokyo, Japan, Kokusai bunka shinkokai (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Muneyoshi Yanagi; Shigeyoshi Sakabe. To bring these crafts to the notice of the world, Yanagi established the Japan Folk Crafts Museum infrom whose collection the objects illustrated herein have been chosen for inclusion by the publisher.

In the essays, Yanagi expounds his philosophy of folk crafts and highlights particular pieces. Altogether, the book constitutes a /5(4). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Yanagi, Muneyoshi, Folk-crafts in Japan.

Tokyo, Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai (Society for International Cultural Relations) Personal life. Yanagi was born in to a wealthy Tokyo family. His son, Sori Yanagi, is a renowned industrial designer. Career. InYanagi made his first trip to Korea out of curiosity about Korean trip led to the establishment of the Korean Folk Crafts Museum in and the coining of the term mingei by Yanagi, potters Hamada Shōji (–) and Kawai Kanjirō ( Mingei (民芸, "folk arts" or "arts of the people"), the Japanese folk art movement, was developed in the late s and s in Japan.

Its founding father was Yanagi Sōetsu (–). 3 Criticisms of Theory Folk-crafts in Japan book Orientalism. 7 Further reading. 8 External links. InYanagi made his first trip to Korea out of a curiosity for Korean.

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Altogether, the book constitutes a penetrating insight into the world of Japanese handicrafts"--Publisher's website. Call number NKY Type Books Translations into English Physical description pages: illustrations ; 22 cm Place Japan Title Selected essays on Japanese folk crafts (Eibunban) Yanagi Sōetsu korekushon 2 mono.

"Sekai no Mingei" ("Folk Crafts of the World"). by Hamada Shoji, Tonomura Ichinosuke (Director,) Keisuke. Collections of the Kurashiki Folk Crafts Museum.

First Edition. Hard cover, original dust jacket. In Japanese. Afterword by Hamada Shoji. pages, color plates. Fronts piece handmade woodblock print by Serizawa Keisuke. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Folk-Crafts in Japan, YanagiJapanese art craft pottery painting antiques at the best online prices at Seller Rating: % positive.

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The author was an art critic and lecturer at Senshu University, as well as the editor of Kogei (Handicraft) magazine.

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III, Tokyo, Showa Shobo, Nippon Folk-crafts Society,12mo (5 1/2 x 7 1/2 in - x cm), Japanese language, 9 pages of halftone photograph reproductions (36 different images) at the front, foldout map at the rear, paper covered boards with paste on halftone color. Soetsu Yanagi ( – ) was a philosopher and art historian who came to specialise in the folk crafts of his native Japan.

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