National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo: CRAFTS REFORMING IN KYOTO (1910-1940) - A STRUGGLE BETWEEN TRADITION AND RENOVATION. Tokyo, 1998. 236 pp. Colour plates throughout. 30x20 cm. Paper.
A fine exhibition providing a panoramic overview of the dramatic changes that occurred in the world of Kyoto crafts from the beginning of the Taisho reign through to the second decade of the Showa era. 272 works in various media - 135 ceramics, 78 lacquer pieces, 40 textiles and 18 folk crafts - are illustrated. One-page English summary and English captions to all plates, otherwise Japanese only.
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Was item 164 in printed List 189.
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