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OP TISSUS DE LUMIERE/WEEFSELS VAN LICHT: ITCHIKU TSUJIGAHANA (Fabrics of Light: Itchiku Tsujigahana). Centre Culturel de la Communaute francaise Wallonie-Bruxelles, Brussels, 1989. Europalia 89: Japan in Belgium. 136 pp. with 90 ills. (81 col.). 30 x 23 cm. Bilingual in French and Dutch.
Superb full-page reproductions dominate this catalogue of complex, iridescent designs arduously achieved on 45 silk kimonos by Itchiku Kubota (b. 1917). Seven brief essays examine his mastery of Tsujigahana, a long-forgotten process of polychromatic dyeing.
Artist(s):Kubota, Itchiku
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Asia (Traditional) — Japan — Post-1970 — Textile/Fiber Arts, Costume/Fashion
Plans: 75
Worldwide Number: 053269
Paperbound Out of Print / No Longer Available.

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