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As his love grows into an obsession, he attempts to create a goldfish that will capture and reflect her beauty. Jim Sanderson rated it it was amazing Jan 05, Nestled in the center of it all is a fine old Japanese novella about a goldfish breeder seeking the perfect hybrid. Karyn rated it it was amazing Nov 04, Interspersed with photographs of shubunkin and ranchu are their images in art—on ceramic bowls, wooden buckets and delicate china plates, in textiles and watercolor paintings.
The fantastical Japanese goldfish gets a fitting homage in this thick, sumptuous gift book.
Kingyo is sure to fascinate both aquarium aficionados and readers with an interest in things Asian. It has lovely pictures of fish and art. Beautifully composed and contains a translation of A Riot of Goldfish within its center.
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Valmir rated it really liked it Oct 19, Icons of gold, burnt orange, black and calico blossom on page after page of photos, artifacts and paintings. This book is a visual dream. Nov 16, Fishface rated it it was artstry Shelves: World of Books USA worldofbooksusa Paperback Books for Children in Japanese.
Kingyo : The Artistry of Japanese Goldfish by Kanoko Okamoto and Kazuya Takaoka (2004, Paperback)
Glodfish additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab. We’re featuring millions of their reader artisstry on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Kingyois more beautiful than owning an aquarium, and thf lot less work.
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Kingyo: The Artistry of the Japanese Goldfish by Kanoko Okamoto
I thought it was a graphically-enhanced novella, but it’s not. Image not available Photos not available for this variation.
The Best Books of She is known both for her passionate temperament and the richness of her language. The story charmingly evokes life in Japan in the early twentieth century and sheds light on the aesthetics of goldfish appreciation. The stunning visual materials arfistry here reveal the vast iconography of goldfish in the graphic and decorative arts of Japan, extending to textiles, ceramics, paintings, lacquer ware, toys, and even household items.
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The Artistry Of Japanese Goldfish. Kingyo thd more beautiful than owning an aquarium, and a lot less work. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Learn More – opens in a new window or tab Returns: Return to Book Page. See other items More As his love grows into an obsession, he attempts to create a goldfish that will capture and reflect her beauty.
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The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable. Includes 4 business days handling time after receipt of cleared payment. This book will be an inspiration for designers, collectors, and anyone interested in Japanese art. Contact the seller – opens in a new window or tab and request a shipping method to your location. The stunning visual materials presented here reveal the vast iconography of goldfish in the graphic and decorative arts of Japan, extending to textiles, ceramics, paintings, lacquer ware, goldfisb, and even household items.
Tomoeish rated it it was amazing Dec 15, Joe rated it it was amazing Jun 30, The Artistry of Japanese Goldfishoffers a delightful visual tour of goldfish in Japanese art and design, together with a description of the goldfish breeds that have developed in Japan over hundreds of years of meticulous cultivation.
Titled Tsuru wa yamiki The Dying Craneit was inspired by the life of the writer Ryunosuke Akutagawa, whom she knew before his death a decade earlier. As his love grows into an obsession, he attempts to create a goldfish that will capture and reflect her beauty.
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