Piatesvn. M The hiramea are lacerated flakes of gold or silver leaf, chiefly Plate y ^aquot;a#39; ra used instead of, or mingled with, ... The Shibayama^ technique, so called after its inventor, 13 embeds pieces of tortoise-shell, ivory, coral, mother- Plate ... His imagination and skill must guide him, his discernment dictate the powders adapted for each shading, and the amount of colours or inlays allowed for best results.
|Title||:||Japanese Art Lacquers|
|Author||:||U. A. Casal|