Metropolitan Museum of Art: DESIGNING NATURE. The Rinpa Aesthetic in Japanese Art. New York, 2012. 215 pp. Colour plates throughout. 27x24 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York examining the Rinpa (Rimpa) aesthetic in Japanese art, celebrated for its bold rendering of natural motifs, references to literature and poetry and experimentation with calligraphy. Shows some 100 works, primarily from the Edo and Meiji periods.
Subjects: Design Art
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 478 in printed List 189.
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