The Master's Book of Ikebana: Background & Principles of Japanese Flower Arrangement

$ 100.00

Donald Richie & Meredith Weatherby, Ed. Bijutsu Shuppan-sha: Publishers. Tokyo, Japan. 1966

First Edition, printed in Japan

with lessons by Japan's three leading masters & a treasury of over 400 photographs

Hard Cover, bound in Kimono-silk in a favorite color called "young grass".  The Label, its shape and position in the tradition of old Japanese books, is made of Cherrywood and shows the word "Ikebana" in calligraphy by Miss Shunso Machi, a leading contemporary calligrapher.  All protected under archival acetate wrapper.