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by Michel G
Mon Apr 27, 2015 8:07 am
Forum: Diagrams
Topic: History of the valley and mountain folding lines
Replies: 12
Views: 11150

Re: History of the valley and mountain folding lines

We know today that the valley and mountain folding lines were used for other authors before Samuel Randlett and Akira Yoshizawa proposed them to the origami comunity. They are enough witness of that, as Tom Tit [Pseud. of Arthur Good, 1853 - 1928] in " Joujoux en papier " ([1924]), J. C. Max in " K...
by Michel G
Sun Apr 26, 2015 8:13 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Origami Shuko by Isao Honda (1944) - found
Replies: 4
Views: 4431

Re: Origami Shuko by Isao Honda (1944) - found

It seems that the book can be found in a library... in Korea ! My source : http://www.dlibrary.go.kr/JavaClient/jsp/wonmun/full2.jsp?v_kw_str=%E7%94%A3%E6%A5%AD%E5%9C%96%E6%9B%B8%E6%A0%AA%E5%BC%8F%E6%9C%83%E7%A4%BE&v_db=17&v_doc_no=59868&mode=1 ps If someone if familiar to Korean langage, he will co...
by Michel G
Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Fun Time Paper Folding 1959
Replies: 3
Views: 3517

Re: Fun Time Paper Folding 1959

My memory tells me that one of his model has been depicted in the following post stamp http://www.unostamps.nl/country_british_solomon_islands_bestanden/image019.jpg of the British Solomon Islands in November 1974. The "Postman", "adapted" from the "Fardel bearer" by George Rhoads (diagrams in "The ...
by Michel G
Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:30 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Fun Time Paper Folding 1959
Replies: 3
Views: 3517

Re: Fun Time Paper Folding 1959

Thanks Edwin. A couple of views could be mine. But it's hard to find new things... So, to refresh every folder's memory, extract from "Secrets of origami" (1971) p. 236 : "Born 1926, in Chicago. Graduate of the University of Chicago. An artist, who has exhibited paintings in Paris and New York. Was ...
by Michel G
Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:01 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Didactics in Catalonia
Replies: 2
Views: 2466

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: 9781

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: 9781

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: 9781

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: 9781

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: 4219

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.