The poignant beauty of fragile things    
 
350 €

   
   


Wonderful book by Jean-François Canton, remarkable testimony of his Asian art love, he shares his passion for exceptional Namiki pens.

300 pages of pure magic, photos of a rare aesthetic,with amazing close up, the pen is no longer a simple writing instrument but the support of an ancestral tradition and the historical memory of a civilization. If the author is an experienced collector, he collects the pieces of a puzzle in which each part is a legend or a habit coming from the Japanese past. He has constantly explore each scene to tell you all the secrets and take you with him on the complex ways of the lacquer art.


   

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