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by Michel G
Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:01 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Didactics in Catalonia
Replies: 2
Views: 8175

Re: Didactics in Catalonia

Nick wrote:Would any of you be prepared to test the booking form for this event?
I would try if you accept something from a froggy.
by Michel G
Sun Apr 12, 2015 10:30 am
Forum: Books
Topic: Origami Moyo
Replies: 12
Views: 22136

Re: Origami Moyo

Another image of volume 1 http://ids.si.edu/ids/deliveryService?max=500&id=FS-FSC-GR-780.304.1_05 You can zoom the image in the following page http://collections.si.edu/search/tag/tagDoc.htm?thumb=true&recordID=fsg_FSC-GR-780.304.1-2&hlterm=Origami%2Bmoyo&inline=true More detailled information see h...
by Michel G
Sat Apr 11, 2015 11:14 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Origami Moyo
Replies: 12
Views: 22136

Re: Origami Moyo

If you want to save some money, you can get a modern version from... 2010 http://img.junkudo.co.jp/book/9784753812936-B-1-L.jpg for only 45 € with http://www.amazon.fr/Origami-tanoshimu-Mokuhanbon-origami-moyo%C3%8C/dp/4753812936/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1428793524&sr=8-1&keywords=9784753812936 To see...
by Michel G
Sat Apr 11, 2015 10:23 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Origami Moyo
Replies: 12
Views: 22136

Re: Origami Moyo

More images of this volume 2 in a (past ?) auction in a Japanese website, see :
http://page22.auctions.yahoo.co.jp/jp/a ... l275812996#
Saddly is not possible to save the images : so, use the screen copy !
by Michel G
Sat Apr 11, 2015 9:30 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Origami Moyo
Replies: 12
Views: 22136

Re: Origami Moyo

Title: Origami Moyou vol.2 (折紙模様 下) Artist: Kawarazaki Kodo (河原崎 晃洞) Publisher: Unsodo (芸艸堂) Year: 1935 and Size: 25 × 37.5 cm And now the cover of volume 2 : https://img1.etsystatic.com/059/0/10360168/il_570xN.734676541_jg7b.jpg and 4 pictures (on 15 existing in this handmade woodcut prints book) :...
by Michel G
Sat Jan 03, 2015 7:45 pm
Forum: Napkin folding
Topic: Book "Serviettes and how to fold them" (ca 1890)
Replies: 5
Views: 11511

Re: Book "Serviettes and how to fold them" (ca 1890)

Nick wrote:Sorry Michel, that link - c'est morte ;(
Give a 2nd chance to the waiter...
and retry.
by Michel G
Sat Dec 13, 2014 11:09 pm
Forum: Diagrams
Topic: History of the valley and mountain folding lines
Replies: 12
Views: 29635

Re: History of the valley and mountain folding lines

Thanks Andrew for this account. Some informations : For "T. de Moulidars", the exact title is "La grande encyclopédie des jeux" (1888). You can visualise at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k1105156 This book as been published before (1880) under the title "Un million de jeux et de plaisirs". Fo...
by Michel G
Sat Nov 08, 2014 5:02 pm
Forum: Napkin folding
Topic: Book "Serviettes and how to fold them" (ca 1890)
Replies: 5
Views: 11511

Re: Book "Serviettes and how to fold them" (ca 1890)

You can see the cover and one page of "Kniffe zum Servietten Kniffen: der Hausfrau gewidmet" (Braunschweig: Gebrüder Ring) here http://www.aller-leih.com/product/broschure-kniffe-zum-servietten-kniffen/ where is dated for the 50's. And in the end of this page http://historymania.info/view_post.php?i...
by Michel G
Sat Nov 01, 2014 10:35 am
Forum: Napkin folding
Topic: Book "Serviettes and how to fold them" (ca 1890)
Replies: 5
Views: 11511

Book "Serviettes and how to fold them" (ca 1890)

Following an exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in 2010, an account is available http://www.libmma.org/digital/2013/08/01/extravagant-table-settings/ in this page you have the link to the book mentioned in subject : "Serviettes and how to Fold Them" (Belfast: Robinson & Cleaver, ca.1890,) ...
by Michel G
Tue Sep 09, 2014 11:50 am
Forum: Envelope folding
Topic: Japanese folded letter in a film
Replies: 0
Views: 13809

Japanese folded letter in a film

The film is "Silk" by François Girard (2007) from the book "Seda" (1997) by Alessandro Baricco. The novel/film is about a 19th century French silkworm merchant-turned-smuggler who travels to Japan in search of silkworm eggs to replace his town's supply that were killed by disease. He meets a Japanes...