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  • The quality of the Point of chiselling is the first feature to which the Japanese View.
  • Scarcely less important in Japanese eyes than the chiselling of the decorative design itself is the preparation of the field to which it is applied.
  • With regard to incised chiselling, the commonest form is kebori (hair-carving), which may be called engraving, the lines being of uniform thickness and depth.
  • In this kind of chiselling the Japanese artist can claim to be unique as well as unrivalled.
  • The fashion is always accompanied by chiselling a jour (sukashi-bori), so that the sculptured portions stand out in their entirety.
 

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