1.26.2023

miniature book: "冬のスケート /Skating in winter" (2021)

"冬のスケート / Skating in winter" (2021)
3.5cm x 5.0cm, 34pp, 
hardcover, 19 images






images from
"Winter Landscape with Ice Skaters" 
Hendrick Avercamp, 1608


 

miniature book: "The Rosary" (2021)

 

"The Rosary" (2021)
4.0cm x 5.0cm, 24pp, 
hardcover, 16 images





images from
"The Fifteen Mysteries 
and the Virgin of the Rosary"
Netherlandish Painter 
(possibly Goswijn van der Weyden, 
active by 1491, died after 1538)
ca. 1515–20, Netherlandish, 
Metropolitan Museum



1.25.2023

Match Boxes created in Dec. 2021

Match Boxes Dec. 2021

2021年12月のマッチ箱 

above: "Crocodile Tears"
middle left: "Sacred Cherries"
middle right: "Stars and a bird"
below:"Skate in winter" 
(from "Ice-skating in a Village" 
by Hendrick Avercamp, c1610)

1.24.2023

Match Boxes created in Nov. 2021

Match Boxes Nov. 2021
2021年11月のマッチ箱

above: "Authors"
below: "The Lion"


 

1.23.2023

miniature book: “Blue”

“Blue” (2021)
4.9cm x 3.6cm, 34pp, hardcover, 17 images




Images from the 16th century book
 “Book of Flower Studies” 
Master of Claude de France, 
Metropolitan Museum




 

1.21.2023

miniature book: “Tea Time” (2021)

“Tea Time” (2021)
5.0cm x 3.4cm, accordion book, 20 images





Images from the 19th century French Porcelain Designs

 

1.20.2023

Match Boxes created in Aug. 2021


Match Boxes Aug. 2021
2021年8月のマッチ箱

above: "Bronzino 1 (Francesco I de' Medici)"
middle: "Bronzino 2 (Ritratto di Lodovico Capponi)"
below: "Bronzino 3 (Portrait of a Young Man)"


above: "The Choirs of Day"
middle: "la Balance"
below: "all old things"


 

1.19.2023

miniature book: “Fireworks / 花火" (2021)

“Fireworks” 花火 (2021)

2.9cm x 6.3cm, accordion book, 24 images
3.0cm x 6.7cm(case)


all images from the illustrated catalogue of 
the Hirayama Fireworks co. (1877)






 

1.18.2023

Match Boxes created in July 2021

Match Boxes July 2021
2021年7月のマッチ箱

left: "Gentleman 1" 
(portrait by Anna Clay poole Peale, 1832)
middle: "Gentleman 2" 
(portrait by John Wood Dodge, 1833)
right:"Gentleman 3" 
(portrait by Thomas Seir Cummings, 1840-45) 


 

1.17.2023

Match Boxes created in June 2021

Match Boxes in June 2021 / 2021年6月のマッチ箱

above: "nocturnal secret"
below: "Giotto's Sky"



left: "Helvetia 1"
middle: "Helvetia 2"
right:"Helvetia 3"

images are from paintings by Marcus Dinkel


1.16.2023

miniature book: “Chinese Opera Masks / 臉譜 (2021)

“Chinese Opera Masks” 臉譜
3.0cm x 4.3cm, accordion book, 42 images
3.6cm x 4.5cm(case)





40 mask designs from cigarette cards