Mark this catalogue from a recent show of extremely rare Japanese textiles designed solely for Western markets a rare achievement. Production values were so rigorous for this volume that a reader comes as close as possible to sensing the depth and irregular surfaces of textiles.
(Norman Weinstein ArchNewsNow.com
About the Author
Hiroko T. McDermott is an independent researcher. Clare Pollard is the Curator of Japanese art, Ashmolean Museum.