Yokai Wonderland

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A newly revealed collection of Japanese art featuring yokai, the monsters of Japanese folklore. Featuring works of Japanese yokai from the Edo period to today. It not only includes paintings, but also wood block prints, scrolls, ceramics, kimonos, wooden sculptures, magazines, children's toys, such as board games, and more. All of the works featured in this book are from the personal collection of Koichi Yumoto, who will be opening the Yokai Museum in Hiroshima in 2018. This book will appeal to Japanese art lovers, fans of yokai and also to those who are new to these fascinating supernatural creatures. It is also a valuable reference and source of inspiration for designers and illustrators.
ISBN 9784756249739. Pie Books.
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A newly revealed collection of Japanese art featuring yokai, the monsters of Japanese folklore. Featuring works of Japanese yokai from the Edo period to today. It not only includes paintings, but also wood block prints, scrolls, ceramics, kimonos, wooden sculptures, magazines, children's toys, such as board games, and more. All of the works featured in this book are from the personal collection of Koichi Yumoto, who will be opening the Yokai Museum in Hiroshima in 2018. This book will appeal to Japanese art lovers, fans of yokai and also to those who are new to these fascinating supernatural creatures. It is also a valuable reference and source of inspiration for designers and illustrators.
  • Subtitle
    More from Yumoto Koichi’s Collection: Supernatural Beings in Japanese Art
  • Author
    Koichi Yumoto
  • Publisher
    Pie Books
  • Release
    August 2017
  • Binding
    pb
  • Format
    240 pages. full colour. 25.7 x 18.2 cm
  • Status for WholeSale
    o/s due 1/3/18
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    available