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100 Japanese Stencil Designs (Paperback)

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The natural Japanese affinity for decorative art is apparent in this striking collection of exquisite stencil designs. A centuries-old tradition of capturing nature in striking floral and wildlife motifs is reflected in the graceful shapes and lovely lines of more than 100 illustrations. Lush blossoms, bamboo branches, butterflies, birds on the wing, and rustic country homes, among other subjects long associated with Japanese art, are boldly printed in black and white.
Ready for use as patterns for wallpaper, textiles, graphics, and needlework, these delicate royalty-free images are ideal for a host of modern decorative and graphic needs.
The natural Japanese affinity for decorative art is apparent in this striking collection of 104 exquisite stencil designs, reproduced from a rare 19th-century publication. Motifs depict — among other subjects — lush florals, bamboo branches, birds on the wing, and rustic country homes. Captions identify the patterns.
Number of Pages: 100
Genre: Art
Sub-Genre: Asian / General
Series Title: Dover Pictorial Archive Series
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Dover Pubns
Language: English
Street Date: March 17, 2006
TCIN: 11821026
UPC: 9780486447247
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-1684

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