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JAPANESE SILK ART TEXTILES - Article by Laura Bordignon

JAPANESE SILK ART TEXTILES - Article by Laura Bordignon

Wednesday 29th September 2021 at 16:19:00
Article about the history of Japanese Silk Art textiles during the Meiji period and developments of the silk techniques like Oshi-e and Yūzen-birodo cut velvet by the leading Kyoto firms of Nishimura Sōzaemon and Iida Takashimaya.
EMPIRE OF THE SUN - Article by Laura Bordignon

EMPIRE OF THE SUN - Article by Laura Bordignon

Wednesday 25th August 2021 at 15:43:00
Article about the history of Japan during the end of the Tokugawa Shogunate Feudalism and the start of the Meiji period with Emperor Matsuhito. Developments of the arts promoted via the Domestic and International Exhibition in Europe and America. Art collectors around the world like Sir Merton Russell-Cotes and Michael Tomkinson in England started to collect Japanese art of this period.