291 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 31 cm
Published to accompany the exhibition held at Kunsthal, Rotterdam, Mar. 2009.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-286) and index.
Showcases and analyzes a private collection of 130 kimonos made for men, women, and children between 1900 and 1940, evaluating the historical and cultural factors that have inspired their designs, in a volume that features three hundred commissioned photographs.