Sotsu Jyu Kinen Some Irodori Minagawa Gekka Ten [The Art of Dyeing: Exhibition in Celebration of the 90th Birthday of Minagawa Gekka]

Sotsu Jyu Kinen Some Irodori Minagawa Gekka Ten [The Art of Dyeing: Exhibition in Celebration of the 90th Birthday of Minagawa Gekka]

Osaka: Asahi Shimbun, 1982.

174 pp. 87 color plates. 8.75 x 10.75 Paperback in Very Good condition. Wear to edges. Item #BOOKS009199I

Traveling exhibition of the works of Minagawa Gekka (1892-1987) in honor of his 90th birthday. Minagawa is perhaps Japan's best known 20th century textile artist and dyer known for his large woven banners for public buildings and sacred architecture and also his high-end traditional Japanese costumes whose technical complexities keenly illustrate his extraordinary mastery of the kimono as an art form. Japanese text.

Price: $150.00