Japanese Art Close-Up

    SKU: cmc24803

    £12.99 Members' price *


    A striking and unusual view of the rich variety of Japanese art.

    Offering a superb insight into a wide array of Japanese art, the book highlights - close up and in colour - outstanding examples of design and craft in prints, paintings and screens, metalwork, ceramics, wood, stone and lacquer and will provide endless creative inspiration.

    By showing the complete artwork alongside enlarged details - sometimes virtually invisible to the naked eye - intriguing comparisons can be drawn between seemingly unrelated pieces and the full craftsmanship can be seen.

    This title is ideal for anyone interested in decorative arts and design, general readers, students and art historians alike.


    John Reeve was Head of Education at the British Museum for many years and is now an international consultant on education in museums and an outside examiner on museology courses. He is the author of Living Arts of Japan.


    Product code: cmc24803
    World culture: Japan
    Title: Japanese Art close-up
    Author: John Reeve
    ISBN: 9780714124803
    Format: Paperback with flaps
    Number of pages: 144 pages
    Size: 21.5cm x 21.5cm
    llustrations: 150 colour illustrations
    Publication date: September 2014
    Weight: 0.38kg
    Standard UK delivery: 5 working days. Overseas times may vary

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