Kyoto Matchibako
by Maggie Hohle
Foreword by Kenya Hara

A never-before-seen collection of Japanese matchbox labels from the 1930s and 40s opens a portal into understanding how Japan and its varied regions responded to Western influence during the first part of the 20th century. The hundreds of examples featured in Kyoto Matchibako all come from the heart of traditional Japan: Kyoto.

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