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architecture of Japan

Arthur Drexler

architecture of Japan

by Arthur Drexler

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Published by Museum of Modern Art in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Japan.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Arthur Drexler.
    ContributionsMuseum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA1550
    The Physical Object
    Pagination286 p. :
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19208513M

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    Stories about architecture and design in Japan, including Japanese houses, apartments and stores, and news related to the ://   Japanese Architecture - Buildings & Houses from Japan Contemporary Japanese architecture is a mixture of traditional design practices and modern Western ://

    Undertaken by a British artist, long-term resident of Japan, the book contains 88 paintings from 12 year painting project depicting the traditional architecture of the Chita Peninsula, south of Nagoya, in Central :// Japan's art, design and architecture scenes offer everything from the ancient to the avant-garde. Visit the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art in Kanazawa to see all that is modern, or head to The National Museum of Art Osaka in Osaka or the Tokyo National Museum for something a little older. For a deeper understanding of the Edo period


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