New York: Japan Society, Inc., 1996. 79 pgs. Published in conjunction with the exhibition (same name as title of book), shown at the Japan Society Gallery, NY, Feb. to April, 1996 and at the Denver Art Museum, April - July, 1996. Includes traditional lacquer, utilitarian lacquer, lacquer as "fine art," and the avant-garde. Includes glossary, biographies of artists, an essay on contemporary Japanese lacquer by Masami Shiraishi, and 58 color plates. Front cover: No. 41 (detail), Ogino Reiko, "A Mushroom Grows in the Magnetic Field of Space," 1992. Back cover: Ichishima Ogyo, obi pin, 1995.. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket.
Bookseller: Spectator Books
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