Dangerous Beauties and Dutiful Wives
Popular Portraits of Women in Japan 1910 - 1925
written by Kendall Brown
Dover Publications | ISBN 9780486476391
Paperback – 128 pages
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This captivating gallery offers rare glimpses of Japanese culture during the early 20th century. Drawn from popular magazines, its frontispiece pictures of beautiful women embrace noble ideals and modern reality, combining the sense of fine art and the sensibilities of popular illustration. Assembled by an expert in Asian art history, it features informative captions and an extensive preface.