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The subtlety and vitality of traditional Japanese design are admired and imitated the world over Here is a treasury of hundreds of authentic Japanese design motifs all royalty free and easy to reproduce sure to appeal to artists and craftsmen striving for distinctive touches in their projectsNoted artist Joseph D'Addetta presents 264 strikingly beautiful pen and ink renderings of motifs from ceramics textiles lacuerwork screens fans woodblock prints and other valuable objets d'art found in museums and private collections Designs date from the thirteenth and twentieth centuries and reveal something of the evolution of Japan's remarkable artistic sophisticationPlates are grouped into seven categories Plants and Flowers; Animal Life; Human Figures; Symbolic Objects; Geometric Patterns; Water and Wave Forms; and Ceramic ObjectsWithin each category you'll find stunning variations on the major motifs a crane encircled by plants scenic vignettes thunder and wind demons family crests and muchas well as marvelous border elementsCaptions identify and date motifs for designs taken from ceramic objects you will usually find identifications by school or style as well The subtlety and vitality of traditional Japanese design are admired and imitated the world over Here is a treasury of hundreds of authentic Japanese design motifs all royalty free and easy to reproduce sure to appeal to artists and craftsmen striving for distinctive touches in their projectsNoted artist Joseph D'Addetta presents 264 strikingly beautiful pen and ink renderings of motifs from ceramics textiles lacuerwork screens fans woodblock prints and other valuable objets d'art found in museums and private collections Designs date from the thirteenth and twentieth centuries and reveal something of the evolution of Japan's remarkable artistic sophisticationPlates are grouped into seven categories Plants and Flowers; Animal Life; Human Figures; Symbolic Objects; Geometric Patterns; Water and Wave Forms; and Ceramic ObjectsWithin each category you'll find stunning variations on the major motifs a crane encircled by plants scenic vignettes thunder and wind demons family crests and muchas well as marvelous border elementsCaptions identify and date motifs for designs taken from ceramic objects you will usually find identifications by school or style as well The subtlety and vitality of traditional Japanese design are admired and imitated the world over Here is a treasury of hundreds of authentic Japanese design motifs all royalty free and easy to reproduce sure to appeal to artists and craftsmen striving for distinctive touches in their projectsNoted artist Joseph D'Addetta presents 264 strikingly beautiful pen and ink renderings of motifs from ceramics textiles lacuerwork screens fans woodblock prints and other valuable objets d'art found in museums and private collections Designs date from the thirteenth and twentieth centuries and reveal something of the evolution of Japan's remarkable artistic sophisticationPlates are grouped into seven categories Plants and Flowers; Animal Life; Human Figures; Symbolic Objects; Geometric Patterns; Water and Wave Forms; and Ceramic ObjectsWithin each category you'll find stunning variations on the major motifs a crane encircled by plants scenic vignettes thunder and wind demons family crests and muchas well as marvelous border elementsCaptions identify and date motifs for designs taken from ceramic objects you will usually find identifications by school or style as well