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The art of Japanese fireworks

Developed in China, fireworks first came to Japan in the 16th century, where the making of them was taken up by skilled craftsmen. The Japanese word for fireworks is hanabi meaning “flower” (hana) of “fire” (bi) and these craftsmen were expected to study the art of flower arranging as well as constructing the fireworks themselves…. read more

The Chromologist 2019 | Farrow & Ball

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