Japanese Dolls: The fascinating World of Ningyo by Alan Giambattista PDF

By Alan Giambattista

ISBN-10: 0804849773

ISBN-13: 9780804849777

Japanese Dolls: The interesting international of Ningyo, is a wealth of knowledge for eastern paintings creditors, Asian doll creditors and doll lovers of all degrees and interests.

packed with appealing images, the booklet info 18 varieties of largely gathered, available and reasonable, old and classic dolls and collectible figurines (ningyo). writer Alan Scott Pate—the prime American specialist on jap dolls—writes in illuminating element in regards to the traditions of every kind of doll and stocks functional find out how to acquire this striking eastern artwork shape.

Included during this advisor to jap ningyo are:

  • Festival dolls: hina-ningyo, musha-ningyo, tableau dolls
  • Display dolls: saga-ningyo, gosho-ningyo, isho-ningyo, iki-ningyo
  • Wood dolls: kamo-ningyo, nara-ningyo, kokeshi-ningyo
  • Clay dolls: fushimi-ningyo, hakata-ningyo
  • Mechanical dolls: karakuri-ningyo, kobe-ningyo
  • Theatrical dolls: bunraku-ningyo, takeda-ningyo
  • Play dolls: ichimatsu-ningyo, keue saiko

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