The Kimono in Japanese Prints

Kashiku-of-the-Tsuruya

The Kimono in Print: 300 Years of Japanese Design is the first show by the Worcester Art Museum devoted to examining the kimono as a major source of inspiration, style, and experimentation in Japanese prints, from the Edo (1603-1868) to the… Continue reading

JAPANESE BEAUTY SECRETS

Bien Senjoko (Face Powder)

Asian Art Newspaper looks at Japanese Beauty Secrets through woodblock prints, to explore the fashion for hairstyles, make-up in 19th-century, Edo, Japan An unusual exhibition exploring beauty rituals of women during the Edo period (1603-1868) highlights practices and traditions that… Continue reading