Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Japanese Masks

Japanese Masks 日本のお面

Japanese masks have centuries of tradition that is still going strong today.

Japanese Mask
Centuries of tradition go into making a Japanese mask

Masks are made for use in Japanese festivals and traditional performances such as Kagura, Noh and Kabuki.

View a selection of our contemporary Japanese masks made by craftsmen in Shimane Prefecture, southern Japan.

Japanese masks

Japanese Masks 日本のお面, Tokyo.
Japanese Masks 日本のお面

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