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El Arte De La Corea Antigua.
by Barinka, Jaroslav
Published by: Fondo De Cultura Economica
, 1963
Hardcover, 4to. Text in Spanish. Numerous color and B&W; images throughout. 132 pp. Toning to page edges. Else FINE.
Book #77055
Art of Calligraphy in Modern China
by Barras, Gordon S.
Published by: University of California Press
, 2002
Hardcover, 4to, 288pp with index. Color and black and white images throughout. Dust jacket mildly edge worn. Label sticker on rear panel of dust jacket. Small bump to head of spine. Else near fine in like dust jacket.
Book #106880
History of Glass in Japan
by Blair, Dorothy
Published by: Kodansha
, 1973
Hardcover, 4to. Signed by author on half title page. Color and B&W; illustrations throughout. 479 pp. FINE in NEAR FINE clear dust jacket. DJ has mild wear to corners, else FINE.
Book #11282
Between Two Worlds. The Life and Art of Lilian May Miller
by Brown, Kendall H.
Published by: Pacific Asia Museum
, 1998
Paperback, 8vo, 95pp. Profusely illustrated in color. Mild rubbing to wrappers, else in Fine conditon.
Book #108956
Japan's Year
by Carrothers, Julia D.
Published by: Nishinomiya & Hasegawa, Inc.
, 1925
Cord bound, Japanese style flexible cloth with colored leaf motif on both covers. 4to, 74pp. Housed in cloth slipcase with ivory clasps. 16 full-page color woodcuts plus 3 crepe paper tipped-in prints. Reprint of 1st edition. Fine condition.
Book #104689
China's Calligraphy Art Through the Ages
by Changshan, Gao and Shao Da (trans.)
Published by: China Intercontinental Press
, 2007
Stiff wrappers with French flaps, small oblong 4to, 143pp. Profusely illustrated in color. Fine condition.
Book #106584
Goddess of the Lo River a Study of Early Chinese Narrative Handscrolls 2 Vols.
by Chen, Pao-Chen
Published by: Unpublished Ph.D. Thesis
, 1987
Paperback, 8vo. Unpublished Ph.D. thesis from 1987. Two volumes. Vol. I is 373 pp. with bibliography. Vol. II is 12 pp. text, plus numerous Xerox plates. Both volumes in FINE condition.
Book #84449
Mediaeval Sinhalese Art. Being a Monograph on Mediaeval Sinhalese Arts and Crafts, Mainly as Surviving in the Eighteenth Century, with an Account of the Structure of Society and the Status of the Craftsmen.
by Coomaraswamy, Ananda K.
Published by: Pantheon Books
, 1956
Hardcover, 4to, 344pp plus 53 b/w photographs plates. B/w illustrations throughout. Previous owner's name sticker on front endpaper. Light soiling to dust jacket, toning to spine. Some chipping along edges with mild loss at crown of spine and along top edge of rear panel. Very Good. Protected in mylar.
Book #103965
Wie Japan den Westen Entdeckte Eine Geschichte in Farbholzschnitten
by Dambmann, Gerhard
Published by: Belser Verlag
, 1988
Hardcover, folio. 158 pp. with color and B&W; plates throughout. Text in German. FINE in like DJ.
Book #85374
Indian Miniatures the Ehrenfeld Collection
by Ehnbom, Daniel J. Robert Skelton & Pramod Chandra
Published by: Hudson Hills Press
, 1985
Paperback, 4to. Stated first edition. Color illustrations throughout. 270 pp. with index. Top edge of pages have light foxing. Light edgewear to wraps. Else fine.
Book #87663
Japanese Art from the Gerry Collection in the Metropolitan Museum of Art
by Ford, Barbara Brennan
Published by: Metropolitan Museum of Art
, 1989
Hardcover, 4to, 141 pp. Numerous color photos. Light foxing to top edge of pages. Else fine in near fine dust jacket. DJ spine slightly faded, mild edgewear to dj.
Book #66417
Thai Art and Culture: Historic manuscripts from Western Collections
by Ginsburg, Henry
Published by: British Library
, 2000
Hardcover, 4to. 138pp; color illus throughout. Fine in like dust jacket. Protected in Mylar.
Book #27356
Collection of Yi Hongbin's Paintings
by Hongbin, Yi (artist)
Published by: Shanghai Publishing House of Calligraphy and Painting
, 1998
Hardcover, 4to. 101 full-page color plates throughout. Mild wear to foot of spine, else FINE in like dust jacket. Now protected in Mylar.
Book #22826
Shibori. The Inventive Art of Japanese Shaped Resist Dyeing
by Iwamoto Wada, Yoshiko and Mary Kellogg Rice and Jane Barton
Published by: Kodansha International
, 1999
Paperback, 4to, 303pp. with index. Color illustrations and images throughout. Book is slightly curved. Mild edgewear to dust jacket, minor rubbing to rear cover, minor foxing and dust soiling to top edge of text block. Else in Very Good condition.
Book #108957
The Crafts of Indonesia
by Kriya, Seni
Published by: Times Editions
, 1988
Hardcover, folio. 240 pp. Mild rubbing to board edges. Else FINE. DJ has small chip at head of spine. Protected in Mylar.
Book #13406
Guide to Japanese Sculpture
by Kuno, Takeshi (ed)
Published by: Mayuyama & Co.
, 1963
Hardcover, folio. 69 pp introduction, plus 100 B&W; plates, plus 27 pp of bios about artists. Previous owner's signature to front flyleaf. Light dust soiling to cover. No dust jacket. Else very good +.
Book #85460
Ancient Chinese Bronzes in the Avery Brundage Collection
by Lefebrve D'Argence, Rene-Yvon
Published by: Diablo Press/de Young Museum Society
, 1966
Limited 1st edition signed by the collector, Avery Brundage. Paperback, small square 4to, 130pp with 60 b/w photograph plates and a map. Foxing to top page edges, covers are moderately soiled and rubbed, else Very Good.
Book #101860
Contemporary Chinese Painting an Exhibition from the People's republic of China
by Lim, Lucy
Published by: Chinese Culture Foundation
, 1983
Paperback, small 4to. Numerous color images throughout. 191 pp. FINE condition.
Book #85444
Inro Makie Shu (Masterpiece Collection of Japanese Raised Lacquer "Inro"
by Nakajima, Tainosuke (ed.)
Published by: Taiseikaku
, 1940
First Combined Edition. Folio, Japanese silk binding with silk ties, two pages of text in Japanese followed by 25 tissue-guarded, tipped-in color plates with front and back images of each inro. Moderate toning of prelims and margins, all plates clean in fine condition. Top corner of front board worn, else Near Fine. Scarce.
Book #93955
Kesei Isogaya Museum
by Niwa, Wataru
Published by: Isogaya Museum
, 1990
Hardcover, small 4to., 96pp., color photos throughout of 92 pieces of Kutani ware with captions in Japanese and English. As New in slipcase.
Book #101687
Splendors of Asia
by Payne, Robert
Published by: Viking Press
, 1965
Hardcover, 4to. 157 pp with numerous B&W; photographs. Text pages lightly toned. Else fine in very good + dust jacket. DJ has light toning on flaps, light edgewear. Price clipped, else very good +.
Book #85479
Madness Appropriation. Sheng Qi's Body and Other Things
by Qi, Sheng
Published by: Sheng Qi
, 2004
Paperback, 4to, 142pp. Poster from Red Gate Gallery laid in at front of volume. Very slight wear to spine extremities, tiny bump to upper forecorner. Else fine condition.
Book #105605
Traditions of Japanese Art. Selections from the Kimiko and John Powers Collection
by Rosenfield, John M. & Shujiro Shimada (eds.)
Published by: Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University
, 1970
Hardcover, 4to. Illustrations throughout. 393 pp with index. Spine cloth slightly faded. Small dust soiled spot to front cover. No dust jacket. Else FINE.
Book #21869
Art of Twentieth-Century Zen. Paintings and Calligraphy By Japanese Masters.
by Seo, Audrey Yoshiko and Stephen Addiss
Published by: Shambala publications Inc.
, 1998
1st edition. Hardcover, 4to, 220pp with index. Color and b/w illustrations and photographs throughout. FINE in Near Fine dj. Dj now protected in mylar.
Book #98705
Chinese Sculpture Bronzes and Jades in Japanese Collections
by Sugimura, Yuzo
Published by: East-West Center Press
, 1966
Hardcover, 4to. Three parts: part 1 11 pp plus 54 plates, part 2 is 29 pp plus 54 plates, part 3 is 45 pp plus 54 plates. Plates in B&W.; FINE in GOOD dust jacket. DJ has edgewear, several tears and chips to top edge with some paper loss.
Book #85447
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