JGO has published A Japanese Garden Handbook - an encyclopedic overview of Japanese gardens. Volume one is available free here: http://www.japanesegardening.org/handbook
Started by Speef, January 25, 2013, 09:19:22 am
Quote from: Michaelinseattle on February 17, 2013, 12:28:49 pmI will begin a more in-depth study of Daisen-in. Especially as it relates to this arrangement, fit to the overall effect. Everything I can get my hands on. If anyone has any materials on it, or recommendations, I would greatly appreciate any thoughts, reference content, published books, academic papers. What I have at my disposal already that references it in some way or another:Japanese Stone Gardens by Stephen Mansfield.Japanese Gardens by Gunter NitschkeThe Secret Teaching in the art of Japanese gardens. By David Slawson. This has a wider image on plate 8
Quote from: Speef on March 18, 2013, 11:36:41 amThe way they show the dry bed coming out from under a bridging rock makes it really look like water to me.