This lavishly illustrated book showcases fifty-five masterworks by Japanese kimono artist Itchiku Kubota (1917-2003).
Book to accompany the joint Smithsonian/Canadian Museum of Civilization exhibit “Homage to Nature: Landscape Kimonos by Itchiku Kubota”.
This publication looks at the works of a modern Japanese textile designer who incorporates sixteenth-century dyeing techniques into his luxurious kimonos.
Catalog of an exhibition held in 1980. Frankel had the rare treat of attending Kubota’s first one-man exhibition held in Mikimoto Hall in the Ginza, Tokyo…