Exhibition: Exquisite Patterns: Japanese Textile Design

This exhibition runs from Fri, 14th Feb 2020 to Sun, 17th May 2020. See all dates

This event runs over several days/weeks. Dates include:

Fri,
14th Feb 2020  
(11am - 5pm)  <– Today
Sat,
15th Feb 2020  
(11am - 5pm)
Sun,
16th Feb 2020  
(11am - 5pm)
Mon,
17th Feb 2020  
(11am - 5pm)
Tue,
18th Feb 2020  
(11am - 5pm)
Wed,
19th Feb 2020  
(11am - 5pm)
Thu,
20th Feb 2020  
(11am - 5pm)

This exhibition has not opened yet. Will open on Fri, 14th Feb 2020

Cost: Free of Charge


Practical designs produced by kimono merchants to lavish commercial publications: this display highlights the creativity and skill of artist, designer and publisher through a selection of superb images reproduced from the British Library’s collection of Japanese pattern books.

Image: ‘Daffodils’ from Patterns of plants and flowers from life by Furuya Korin. Published in 1907 (BL shelfmark ORB.30/132).


Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.


Location

The British Library,

96 Euston Road, London,
NW1 2DB

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