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Delicate Thread: Teshigahara’s Life in Art
Painter, filmmaker, potter, calligrapher, Ikebana

 
Our Price: $29.00
By Dore Ashton (au)
Year: 1997
Pages: 208
Binding Hardcover
ISBN 4-7700-1826-6

Product Code: 1422361489

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Painter, filmmaker, potter, calligrapher, Ikebana master, designer, & impresario -- Teshigahara is an artist in the fullest sense of the word. His life in art became a quest for resolution: between past & present, inherited & avant-garde forms, Japanese tradition & Western innovation. As the son of the artist & Ikebana master Sofu, Teshigahara grew up with an acute consciousness of Japanese art history. He reached maturity in the wake of WW2, & his artistic consciousness was forged in that crucible of intellectual & artistic energies where, with young talents like Kobo Abe & Segi Shinichi, he sought to rebuild a Japanese identity from the ashes of defeat. “A fitting tribute to an exceptional artistic personality.” Black & white photos.

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