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Kingyois sure to thd both aquarium aficionados and readers with an interest in things Asian. For additional artistrh, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab No additional import charges on delivery Delivery: In the s, however, they became popular among the general public, and ultimately a unique culture of breeders, collectors, and connoisseurs came into being.
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Kingyo : The Artistry of Japanese Goldfish by Kanoko Okamoto and Kazuya Takaoka (2004, Paperback)
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Discover what to read next. Not to be missed if you love the noble goldfish. In the middle is the life story of a man born into a family of goldfish breeders in Japan. Learn More iingyo opens in a new window or tab Returns: Ratings and Reviews Write a review. The Best Books of Reader will marvel at the variety of coloers, and yes, even shapes, of the many different breeds depicted inKingyo Contains photos of some amazing looking goldfish.
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Kingyois sure to fascinate both aquarium aficionados and readers with an interest in things Asian. Ratings and Reviews Write a review.
Delivery times may vary, especially during peak periods. The stunning visual materials presented here reveal the vast iconography of goldfish in the graphic and decorative arts of Japan, extending to textiles, ceramics, paintings, lacquer ware, toys, and even household items. Packed with photographs, Kingyo: Books of the Week.
Goldfish -Kingyo- were originally brought to Japan from China inand raised exclusively by the rich and the noble as highly prized, rare pets. No additional import charges at delivery! Read more about the condition. Paperback Books for Children in Japanese.
Included in the volume is a novella written in the s titled A Riot of Goldfish which tells of the impossible love of a breeder’s son for the daughter of a wealthy patron.
She is known both for her passionate temperament japaneze the richness of her language. This item will ship to United Statesbut the seller has not specified shipping options. The Artistry of Japanese Goldfishoffers a delightful visual tour of goldfish in Japanese art and design, together with a description of the goldfish breeds that have developed in Japan over hundreds of years of meticulous cultivation.
This book was far and above my expectations. In the s, however, they became popular among the general public, and ultimately a unique culture of breeders, collectors, and connoisseurs came into being.
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