Japanese Animal Art: Antique and Contemporary by Lea Baten


The authority on the subject offeres a first edition 111pg. Hardcover book will wonderful colored illustrations. This book touches on many facets of Japanese art, reflecting indigenous relations, folk beliefs, and the remarkable methods of material used through the ages. Here is a treasure trove of animal symbolism, myths, and facts, explained in a lively and comprehensive manner, and accompanied by excellent photography. For all Japan lovers, the intriguing animal theme can be an inspiration to collect appealing animals, interesting techniques or unusual materials. 

Condition: Fine, unused with unbroken spine with perfect dust jacket. Original red-orange cloth cover.