The Art of Good Omens
The world of mythical creatures born from human imagination.
Chapter One introduces the auspicious animals that originated from China, showcasing around 30 animals with explanations. Chapter Two presents another 30 animals that evolved in Japan. Chapter Three focuses on 10 rare animals from around the world, including India, Australia, The Netherlands, along with China during the Qing Dynasty and Vietnam under the Han Dynasty. Besides Albino animals, some animals from this chapter are common nowadays, but they were rare to the people in 17-19th centuries Japan. Readers can also enjoy artworks from the Kano school, the Rinpa school, and artists such as Itō Jakuchū and Kawanabe Kyōsai.
- Size：10.1 × 7.1’ / 257 × 182 mm
- Pages：352 pp. (Full color)
- Publisher：PIE International
- Language：J/E Bilingual
- Author：Junichi Uchiyama
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*AUG 2021 release in US/Europe