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The Women of the Pleasure Quarter

Japanese Paintings and Prints of the Floating World

The Women of the Pleasure Quarter( )
Author: De Sabato Swinton, Elizabeth
Contribution by: Oshima, Mark
Campbell, Kazue E.
Dalby, Liza Crihfield
Foreword by: Welu, James A.
Publication Date:Feb 1996
Publisher:Hudson Hills Press LLC
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $65.00
Book Description:

Fascinating study of geisha, courtesans, kabuki performers as portrayed by masters of Japanese art from 1600 to 1868.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Art / Asian / Japanese
Social Science / Customs & Traditions
Art / Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions / General
Travel / Asia / Japan
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):9.3 x 12.2 x 0.9 Inches
Book Weight:2.85 Pounds
Author Biography
De Sabato Swinton, Elizabeth (Author)
Dably (popular author of Geisha and Tale of Murasaki) vividly recreates kimono and those who wore them through the centuries, exploring Japanese culture as well.


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