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Dragon King of the Sea: Japanese Decorative Art by  Malcolm  O. R.; Fairley - First Edition - 1991 - from Great Expectations Rare Books (SKU: 015174)

Dragon King of the Sea: Japanese Decorative Art

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Dragon King of the Sea: Japanese Decorative Art

by Impey, O. R.; Fairley, Malcolm

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  • Hardcover
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ISBN 10
1854440071
ISBN 13
9781854440075
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Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1991. Hardcover, dark green cloth boldly lettered in gold, in publisher's pictorial dust-jacket. 111 pages. Bibliography. Illustrated throughout with color photographs by Tom Jenkins. First edition. A catalog of some of the finest pieces from the John R. Young collection of Japanese decorative objet d'art pieces from the Meiji period, divided into three sections: metalwork, cloisonne, and Shibayama lacquer. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Fine in a near fine dust-jacket. . First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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Bookseller
Great Expectations Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
015174
Title
Dragon King of the Sea: Japanese Decorative Art
Author
Impey, O. R.; Fairley, Malcolm
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
1854440071
ISBN 13
9781854440075
Publisher
Ashmolean Museum
Place of Publication
Oxford
Date published
1991
Keywords
Art. Japanese Decorative Arts - Meiji Period
Bookseller catalogs
Japan;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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