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Oriental Bronzes Ltd; L'Art Et La Matiere

by Deydier, Christian

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Published
1998
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Orig. black cloth. Fine in fine dust wrapper
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First edition
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London: Oriental Bronzes Ltd, 1998. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. black cloth. Fine in fine dust wrapper. 127 pages. 29.5 x 21 cm. High quality color photographs on glossy stock. 62 items described all with provenance at exhibitions held in London and Paris.
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Chinese Art

by Willetts, William

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Published
1958
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Orig. two-toned cloth. Fine in fine dust wrapper. 2 vols. in one
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First edition
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$55.00

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New York: Braziller, 1958. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. two-toned cloth. Fine in fine dust wrapper. 2 vols. in one. More than100 illustrations. Subject Index. Index of Names. ARNTZEN/RAINWATER I527. "Exceptional for illustrations. Focuses on a branch of art in each period asrepresentative of the aesthetic achievement of the period." LUCAS p. 25.
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Arabie Seoudite Peintures Recentes d'un Temps Revolu

by Binzagr, Safeya

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Published
1979
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Orig. illustarted green cloth. Near fine
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First edition
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$45.00

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Lausanne: Editions DesTrois Continents, 1979. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. illustarted green cloth. Near fine. 139 pages. Approximately 100 tipped-in color plates of contemporary Arabian art. Produced under the authority of the ArabianResource Management. Excellent color reproductions. A survey of Arabian art covering the last half of this century. Text in French.
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The Lacquer Pavillion at Suan Pakkad Palace

by Subhadradis Diskul, M.C.

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Published
1960
Condition
Orig. crimson cloth rubbed. Very good in worn dust wrapper
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First edition
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$35.00

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Bangkok: Princess Chumbhotof Nagara Svarga, 1960. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. crimson cloth rubbed. Very good in worn dust wrapper. 24 pages in text. Thirty-three plates, some in color, and a plan to scale of the Lacquer Pavilion at Suan Pakkad Palace. The story of the restoration of the Lacquer Pavillion which may date from the reign of King… Read more
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Calendar 1974

by Serizawa, Keisuke (1895-1984)

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Published
1974
Condition
Orig. decorated mulberry paper, bamboo header with cloth ties for hanging. Fine
Edition
First edition
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$200.00

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Tokyo: Takum Craft Shop, 1974. First edition. Paper. Orig. decorated mulberry paper, bamboo header with cloth ties for hanging. Fine. Serizawa, Keisuke. Folio, 37.2 x 28.6 cm. Twelve single sheets, one for each month, these calendar sets are stenciled individually by hand on handmade untrimmed Japanese mulberry paper. All Serizawa calendars are unique. As a highly respected Japanese… Read more
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Later Chinese Painting and Calligraphy 1800-1950

by Ellsworth, Robert Hatfield

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Published
1987
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Orig. cloth. Fine in fine decorated clamshell box with calligraphic paper spine label and pictorial cover colored inset. Aeg. 3
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First edition
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$595.00

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New York: Random House, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. cloth. Fine in fine decorated clamshell box with calligraphic paper spine label and pictorial cover colored inset. Aeg. 3 vols. 399, 369. 281 pages. 38 x 39 cm. 850 examples: 550 paintings and 325 calligraphies with 875 colored plates. Volume covers in tan, green and blue. Research and Translation… Read more
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Album Of Old Japanese Prints Of The Ukiyo-Ye School; Reproduced From The Collection Of Ken-Ichi Kawaura

by Happer, J. S. (Preface)

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Published
1919
Condition
Japanese style binding. decorated silk brocade boards, printed front cover label and silk cloth ties. Very good
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First edition
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$875.00

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Tokyo: Yoshizawa & Co, 1919. First edition. Hardcover. Japanese style binding. decorated silk brocade boards, printed front cover label and silk cloth ties. Very good. 4 pages of leaves (List of Plates) & 13 pages of Biographical Notes. Folio, 39 x 27 cm. Text and images french-leaved, 425 prints, five are full page color wood block prints. An… Read more
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$875.00
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Four Seasons of Nikko

by Kotozuka, Eiichi

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Published
1950
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Orig. decorated boards printed in red and black with black cloth ties. Fine
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$250.00

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Kyoto: Uchida Woodblock Printer, 1950. Hardcover. Orig. decorated boards printed in red and black with black cloth ties. Fine. Four color woodblock prints, each 11 x 9 inches matted, in pictorial board portfolio -- (1) Taikenbyo Nitenmon Gate in Spring, (2) The Row of Cedar Trees in Summer, (3) Kegan-no-tuki Fall in Autumn, (4) Five-Storied Pagoda in Winter.… Read more
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Calendar 1971

by Serizawa, Keisuke (1895-1984)

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Published
1972
Condition
Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Fine
Edition
First edition
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$300.00

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Tokyo: Takum Craft Shop, 1972. First edition. Stiff Wraps. Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Fine. Serizawa, Keisuke. Folio, 37.2 x 28.6 cm. 12 single sheets, one for each month, these calendar sets are stenciled individually by hand on handmade untrimmed Japanese mulberry paper. They are usually contained in a thick cardboard (also mulberry paper) folding case as is our… Read more
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Buddhistische Plastik In Japan

by With, Karl

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Published
1919
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Orig. decorated boards, front cover paper label. Very good
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First edition
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Wien: Anton Schroll, 1919. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. decorated boards, front cover paper label. Very good. No text. 29 x 22 cm. .224 full-page black and white illustrations. Descriptons in German. Interior contents fresh and clean, binding firm.
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Bird-Dieties in China

by Waterbury, Florance

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Published
1952
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Orig. brick cloth lettered in gilt. Very good
Edition
First edition
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$625.00

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Ascona: Artibus Asiae, 1952. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. brick cloth lettered in gilt. Very good. 191 pages in text. Folio, 32 x 24 cm. Limited edition, copy 18 of 350. Sixty-one full page plates. extensive List of References, Index of Subjects and Places. In myths from China and Japan, the phoenix does not emerge from a fire but… Read more
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The Grammar of Ornament

by Jones, Owen

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Published
1868
Condition
Three quarter brown morocco and cloth, marbled endpapers, matching edges. Very good
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$700.00

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London: Bernard Quaritch, 1868. Hardcover. Three quarter brown morocco and cloth, marbled endpapers, matching edges. Very good. 157 pages in text. Folio, 34 x 25 cm. 112 plates, many are brilliant chromolithographs, numerous black and white illustrations in the text. Originally published 1856 in a folio edition this classic work on the history of ornament covers design areas… Read more
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Japanese Colour-Prints And Their Designers A Lecture Delivered Before The Japan Society Of New York April 19, 1911

by Gookin, Frederick William

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Published
1913
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Orig. thick boards and cloth. Very good
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First edition
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$150.00

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New York: Japan Society, 1913. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. thick boards and cloth. Very good. 52 pages. 32 x 26 cm, twenty-four plates, all but two are in full-color -- latter are lithographs on mounted vellum stock. An early appreciation and retrospective of the master artists of the Ukiyoe school --Harunobu, Kiyomitsu, Toyonobu, Masanobu, et al .Gookin notes,… Read more
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Along The Tokaido Twelve Views By Utagawa Kuniyoshi

by Poster, Amy

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Published
1977
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Orig. illustrated wrappers. Near fine
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First edition
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$15.00

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Brooklyn: Brooklyn Museum, 1977. First edition. Paperback. Orig. illustrated wrappers. Near fine. Kuniyoshi, Utagawa. 32 pp. Twelve full-color reproductions. Woodblock prints from a prolific and inventive ukiyo-e artist. His satire remains alive and humane today.
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Figure Prints of Old Japan; A Pictorial Pageant Of Actors & Courtesans Of The Eighteenth Century

by Stern, Harold

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Published
1959
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Orig. green cloth spine and pictorial boards. Fine in orig. glassine overwrapper
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First edition
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San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1959. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. green cloth spine and pictorial boards. Fine in orig. glassine overwrapper. Unpaginated. Folio, 40 x 26 cm. Limited edition, one of 400. Fifty -two colored or tinted plates. Introduction by Harold Stern. Illustrated from original prints in the collection of Edwin and Marjorie Grabhorn, printed by the… Read more
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Ukiyo-e "The Floating World"; Illustrated by twenty-eight rare examples of Japanese woodblock prints by seventeen great masters of the art

by Grabhorn, Edwin & Marjorie Grabhorn

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Published
1962
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Orig. black cloth spine and patterned boards. Fine in fine plain maroon dust wrapper.
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First edition
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$300.00

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San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. black cloth spine and patterned boards. Fine in fine plain maroon dust wrapper.. Unpaginated. Folio, 40 x 26 cm. Limited edition, one of 400 printed at the Grabhorn Press. 28 plates, one double-paged. with descriptive text for each plate representing seventeen master artists of this genre. Very… Read more
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Rugs And Carpets Of The Orient

by Harris, Nathaniel

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Published
1977
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Orig. black cloth. Fine in chipped dust wrapper
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London: Hamlyn, 1977. Boards. Orig. black cloth. Fine in chipped dust wrapper. 95 pages. 32 x 24 cm. Profusely illustrated, mostly with color plates.
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Masterworks of Japanese Art

by Terry, Charles S. (Compiler & Editor)

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Published
1958
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Orig. beige basket weave cloth. Fine in near fine dust wrapper in publisher's shipping box.
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Rutland: Charles E. Tuttle, 1958. Cloth. Orig. beige basket weave cloth. Fine in near fine dust wrapper in publisher's shipping box.. 252 pages. 31 x 22 cm. Profusely illustrated: more than 135 in color and black and white. Index.
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La Casa Nel Tiempo; Storia universale dell'abitazione e dell'arredamento

by Gaizo, Vittorio Del

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Published
1960
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Orig. green cloth lettered in gilt. Fine in near fine slipcase. 3 vols
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First edition
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$195.00

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Rome: Canesi, 1960. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. green cloth lettered in gilt. Fine in near fine slipcase. 3 vols. 151,149, 189 pages. 34 x 25 cm. Total of 174 color plates, and a plethora of black and white illustrations: photographs and drawings. A comprehensive worldwide review of domesticity and interior design from the earliest times through the 20th… Read more
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Egyptian Ornament

by Vilimkova, M. (Text)

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Published
1963
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Orig. illustrated white cloth. Fine in near fine dust wrapper
Edition
1st English edition
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$50.00

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London: Allan Wingate, 1963. 1st English edition. Hardcover. Orig. illustrated white cloth. Fine in near fine dust wrapper. 162 pages. 29 x 21 cm. 343 color illustrations. Bibliography. Explains and describes the role played by pure ornamentation in Egyptian art and relates the growth in its use to the contemporary scene. The copious illustrations demonstrate the skill of… Read more
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