This book is a highly unique art book that reveals goldfish both as an element of Japanese culture and as an influential design motif over the last 500 years.
|notes:||Includes the novella “A riot of goldfish” (Kingyo ryoran) by Kanoko Okamoto, translated by J. Keith Vincent.|
Social life and customs
|publication place:||Tokyo, New York|
|english publication date:||2004|
|description:||390 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.|