TOKYO ARTRIP - Japanese Antiques
Japan is full of rich history and culture, you can experience and see tradition passed down from generation to generation in this book. From locations to tips on finding a rare antique item, this book is full of useful information that will surely help you on your next big find!
In this edition of the 7 part series of exploring perspectives of art and design in Tokyo, Japanese antiques are featured, focusing on antique value, what to look for in an antique shop, and information is showcased. The four advisors that will guide you through Japanese antiques are, an antique expert and antique shop owner, an antique flea market organizer, an organizer for tea ceremony, and an old fabric collector and dealer. They will help you through your journey exploring Japanese Antiques by introducing traditional Japanese antiques, old fabrics, old articles that fit a modern lifestyle, and old things for your kitchen and dining.
Tokyo Artrip is a 6 part bilingual guidebook series that introduces Japanese art, design, and culture. With each book covering different aspects and topics by experts accompanied by quality photos. This book is not only perfect to learn but is a great way to plan a trip to Japan! Currently, in this series, there are Japanese Green Tea, Wagashi, Architecture, Antiques, Sake, and Coffee Shops.
Established back in 1944, Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha has been operating as a publisher of books and magazines focusing on art and design. As of recently, they have started to publish visual magazines for wine and food.
• 4.7" W x 8.3" D x .75" H
• 4 Chapters
• 128 Pages
• Full Color Photos
• Tokyo, Japan