Related Books

The Art of Netsuke Carving
Language: un
Pages: 236
Authors: Masatoshi, Raymond Bushell
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Weatherhill, Incorporated

Masatoshi is the last netsuke carver to belong to the great tradition of Japanese craftsmanship, belonging, that is, in all particulars but one - this book; for never before has a master carver described himself, his training and his approach to his work. How does a carver choose his subjects?
Japanese Treasures
Language: un
Pages: 48
Authors: Carolyn M. Putney, Toledo Museum of Art
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Art Media Resources Limited

Catalogue of Japanese netsuke in the collection of the Toledo Museum of Art, including the early holdings of Noah H. Swayne and Harry Fee, and the recent donation by Richard R. Silverman.
The Art of Netsuke Carving
Language: un
Pages: 236
Authors: Masatoshi, Raymond Bushell
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: Kodansha Amer Incorporated

Masatoshi, born Nakamura Tokisada, is among the finest of carvers. His work has been little available because his co-author, Raymond Bushell, has for years acquired all Masatoshi's carvings. This is a splendid catalog of the Bushell collection. Some 350 excellent color plates are included with the carver's description of the
The Art of Carving Netsuke
Language: un
Pages: 167
Authors: Peter Benson
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated

Learn the intricate skills of creating Japanese netsuke with this concise, step-by-step guide, sure to inspire you whether you are a relative beginner or an experienced and dedicated carver.
Inro and Other Miniature Forms of Japanese Lacquer Art
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Melvin H. Jahss, Betty Jahss
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971 - Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

Books about Inro and Other Miniature Forms of Japanese Lacquer Art