Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Arts

by Robert T. Coffland

Publisher: Art Media Resources, Ltd.

Written in English
Cover of: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Arts | Robert T. Coffland
Published: Pages: 143 Downloads: 360
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Subjects:

  • Asian,
  • History - Asian,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Art, Japanese,
  • Bamboo,
  • Bamboo work,
  • Folk Art,
  • Japan,
  • Art / Folk Art

Edition Notes

ContributionsArt Streiber (Illustrator), Pat Pollard (Photographer)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9855989M
ISBN 101878529668
ISBN 109781878529664
OCLC/WorldCa45095422

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