One Hundred Nights Of Bliss – Ikenaga Yasunari Book Review

Posted By yonghow on April 3rd, 2014

One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book

Utilizing traditional Japanese painting (Nihonga) techniques, artist Ikenaga Yasunari creates mesmerizingly beautiful and elegant portraits of Japanese women, adorned in clothes decorated by exquisite textile designs. This book (One Hundred Nights Of Bliss) features about a hundred pieces of his painstaking art work.

One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book
One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book
One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book
One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book

Ikenaga creates his paintings by dropping Japanese paint into canvas by means of a Menso brush, using a combination of media, materials and finishing that include mineral pigments, gelatin glue, soot ink and occasionally gold leaf to bring highlight to select areas of the paintings.

One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book
One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book
One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book
One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book
One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book
One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book
One Hundred Nights Of Bliss - Ikenaga Yasunari Art Book

A collection of beautiful Japanese art that skilfully combines the techniques of the traditional with contemporary subject matter. My highest recommendations.

β€œOne Hundred Nights Of Bliss – Ikenaga Yasunari” book details :

Dimensions – 10.2 x 7.2 x 0.6 inches
Soft cover, 144 pages
Full color, in Japanese ( contains mostly art work )

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3 Responses to “One Hundred Nights Of Bliss – Ikenaga Yasunari Book Review”

luca

wow beautiful stuff. I didn`t know his work, thanks for posting.
It reminds a bit of Vania Zourvliov drawings, which is a big compliment.

yonghow

luca – You’re right, there is a resemblance there. Thanks for introducing me to his work.

I love your art work too ! :]

Distrakt

Makes you work harder! Superbly well done

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