How To Wrap 5 Eggs. Japanese Design in Traditional Packaging

How To Wrap 5 Eggs. Japanese Design in Traditional Packaging
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How To Wrap 5 Eggs. Japanese Design in Traditional PackagingHow To Wrap 5 Eggs. Japanese Design in Traditional PackagingHow To Wrap 5 Eggs. Japanese Design in Traditional Packaging

Hideyuki Oka. Foreword by George Nelson.

New York. Harper & Row. 1967. First American edition. First published in 1965 in Japanese. White glossy boards, backed with black cloth, dust jacket. 204 pages. 222 black-and-white and colour illustrations. 295 x 255mm (11 x 10"). 1.5kg. . English. Very good, in very good dust jacket; light shelf wear, some wear to edges of jacket and boards, occasional short tear to top edge, neatly repaired with tape to verso, not price-clipped; a few light marks to boards, no inscriptions.

An inspiring book illustrating the Japanese art of packaging design. There are over 200 illustrations of different forms made with a variety of natural materials, including paper, wood and basket-weaving. First published in the mid-1960s the book has an increased relevance today as we look to replace plastic packaging with more sustainable, natural materials.

Price :  £170.00