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Ajanta by  Osamu Takata - Hardcover - 1971 - from Design Books (SKU: 008367)


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by Takata, Osamu

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Hardcover
Near Fine
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Tokyo: Heibonsha Ltd. Publishers, 1971. This is a near fine hardcover copy in the original pictorial publishers slipcase. Some wear to edges of slipcase. Completely clean inside, but for a short neat collector name to the front endpaper, dating information added in pencil to some plates. Text in Japanese. Table of contents and plate list in English. Classic study of the cave temples and murals of Ajanta. Photographs by Mikihiro Taeda. 179 photographs in color and black & white. 13" high X 11" wide. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking.. Hard Cover. Near Fine.


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Design Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
Takata, Osamu
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Heibonsha Ltd. Publishers
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Date Published
Osamu Takata, Ajanta, Mikihiro Taeda
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Indian Art;

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Design Books

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new york, New York
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About Design Books

We offer out of print, scarce and rare books, prints and photographs. Our books are mainly in the areas of architecture, fine art, exhibition catalogs, Chinese and Japanese art, decorative arts, modern design, illustrated books, textile design, fine press and typography.


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