Japanese Design Motifs - Illustrations of Japanese Crests

Japanese Design Motifs - Illustrations of Japanese Crests

ISBN 13:  9780486228747
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Author  Compiled by the Matsuya Piece-Goods Store
Format  Paperback
No. of Pages  213
Brand:  Dover Publications

The definitive Japanese crest collection : 4260 individual ancient and original Japanese family crests, from an early twentieth century compilation. Thousands of themes and design possibilities taken from the natural world of animals and plants or from objects familiar to Japanese society: each design is created in black and white, and is approximately 35mm square. Images include: anchor, clematis, cloud, crab, fan, flag, grapes, helmet, horns, horse, lightning, moon, phoenix, sickle, tortoise, wheel and hundreds more. 

Illustrations: 4260 crest designs
Size: 289 x 210 mm
Copyright: Permission Free
ISBN 10: 0486228746
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A wonderful book
14 January 2024  | 

I bought this book many years ago when it had a different cover and lost it after one of several house moves. I was delighted to find it again on your UK site. It's a treasure trove of exquisite designs which are adaptable to all kinds of crafts.

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