Cherry Blossoms: Traditional Patterns in Japanese Design
The "sakura," or cherry blossom, is an important motif in Japanese art and culture. This book features a broad selection of detailed cherry blossom imagery found in masterpieces throughout Japan, including works from the Kyoto National Museum and the Museum of The Imperial Collections. An invaluable index includes full images of each highlighted detail as well as the present location of each artwork.
Paperbound with flaps, 400 pages, 8 ¼ x 5 ⅞ inches, Pie Books, Japan, 2009