The Poetry of Netsuke

The Poetry of Netsuke
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Article code09872
The Poetry of Netsuke
158 pages
Color photos
Soft cover in slipcase
25 x 22 cm
0,814 kg

This book is a reasury of miniature poems and miniature sculptures, enhanced by perceptive comments from some of the world's leading scholars.

Both of these unique art forms, poetry and netsuke, achieved their pinnacles of exellence in the culture of Japan, but they no longer are exclusively Japanese. During the twentieth century, they evolved into truly international art forms of remarkable beauty and interest, and they now are greatly admired troughout the world.