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Twelve Japanese Screens / The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

by Meech-Pekarik, Julia

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Published
1979
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Very Good.
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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1979 64 pages. MMA Bulletin Fall 1979. Well illustrated in color and in b&w. Clean and tight; a half-inch of the top corner back cover is torn.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good.. 4to. Museum Bulletin.
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A Reader's Guide to the Arts of Japan

by Barnet, Sylvan; William Burto

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Published
1986
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Fine
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$6.00

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New York: The Asia Society, 1986 8 pages. General Works; Specialized Works on Forms of Art (e.g. painting, prints, calligraphy, etc.); Studies of Periods of Japanese Art. Periods include: pre-Buddhist, Asuka, Nara, Heian, Kamakura, Nambokucho, Muromachi, Momoyama, Edo, Meiji. A slim pamphlet-style publication.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. 11"x 8.5".
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The Arts of South and Southeast Asia / The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

by Lerner, Martin (introduction); Steven Kossak 9text)

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Published
1994
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Fine
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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1994 88 pages, MMA Bulletin Spring 1994. Thoroughly ilustrated - 95 color photographs. Ancient India, Medieval India, Late India, The Himalayan Kingdoms, Southeast Asia. Clean and tight, about as new.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. 4to. Museum Bulletin.
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Hiroshige / Eisen, The Sixty-Nine Staions of the Kisokaido

by Izzard, Sebastian

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Published
2008
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Fine
ISBN
9780807615935
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$45.00

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New York: George Braziller Publisher, 2008 160 pages; 71 plates are illustrated as the series includes a second version of some. The plates appear on a recto with commentary on an opposite, facing verso. This set was published from early impressions found in fine condition. Keisai Eisen signed his prints, indicating that they are first editions. Beautifully done; informative commentary.… Read more
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he Enduring Crafts of Japan: 33 Living Treasures

by Sugimura, Tsune (photographs by); Masataka Ogawa (text); Tsuneari Fukuda (introduction); Gordon B. Washburn (foreword)

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Published
1968
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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New York, Tokyo: Walker/Weatherhill - A Weathermark Edition, 1968 230 pages; numerous full-page illustrations, some color, most b&w. Potters, weavers, dyers, Sendai weaver, Lacquer Maki-e, Choshitsu, Swordmakers, metal casters, Bamboo craftsman, Japanese doll craftsmen. Clean throughout, pages and illustrations bright; boards faded at edges and with light wear at the bottom of the spine. Dustjacket worn at edges; 1-inch… Read more
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Japanese Ceramics from the Tanakamaru Collection

by Takeshi, Nagatake

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Published
1979
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Very Good
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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1979 unpaginated. Essay followed by the catalogue of 55 works reproduced in full-page color plates. Introductory Statement by Tanakamaru Zenshi, Director, Tanakamaru Collection. Clean throughout; tight binding.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 9.5" x 9.75" oblong. Exhibition Catalogue.
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The Great Bronze Age of China: An Exhibition from the People's Republic of China

by Wen Fong (Edited by)

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Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780870992261
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$35.00

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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1980 386 pages; 121 colorplates; 130 b&w illustrations; 10 maps; 2 tables; loosely laid-in is an additional map, China's Administrative Divisions. Taking us back about 4000 years this is an extraordinary catalogue of artistic and technical skill as well as beauty. The colorplates are mostly full-page photos… Read more
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Out of China's Earth: Archeological Discoveries in the People's Republic of China

by Qian, Hao; Chen, Heyi; Ru, Suichu

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810907669
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$12.00

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New York / Beijing: Harry N. Abrams / China Pictorial, 1981 206 pages; 286 illustrations, including 226 color plates.Yin Ruins and the Tomb of Fu Hao; Long Forgotten State of Zhongshan; Qin Dynasty Warriors and Horses; more. Clean throughout, nearly fine condition.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Fine. Folio.
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Love's Picture Book, The History of Pleasure and Indignation - Vol. III

by Brusendorff, Ove and Poul Henningsen

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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New York: Lyle Stuart, 1969 160 pages; b&w illustrations. "Exotic Horizons": Asia, India, Africa,. quarter cloth / paper boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.
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Master Lee Sun-Don: 2007 Autumn-Winter Exhibitions

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Published
2007
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Fine
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First Edition
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Taiwan: Sun Boy International Company, 2007 118 pages; essays; 69 color plates; text illustrations. Totemic art.. First Edition. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. 4to.
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Shin SangHo 1996-2002: Dream of Africa

by Anonymous

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Published
2002
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Fine
ISBN
9788995141632
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Ana, 2002 130 pages; numerous color plates. The ceramic sculpture of SangHo Shin, focusing on the numerous figures in his Dream of Africa series. Text is Korean and English.. Cloth. Fine/Fine. Folio - 12.5" x 10" . Exhibition Catalogue.
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Ai-Mitsu

by Otani, Shogo; Aya Fujisaki; Ikuo Arikawa

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Published
2007
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Fine
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The Mainichi Newspapers, 2007 not pagtinated but about 231 pages; 119 catalogue color plates, including three 2-page foldouts; numerous other illustrations. The exhibition to mark the 100th anniversary of the artist's birth; Ai-Mitsu died in 1946. Japanese and English text. Clean throughout.. Stiff Card Pictorial Wrappers. Fine. 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.
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Minol Araki

by Brown, Claudia; Richard Barnhart; Steven D. Owyoung

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780910407366
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$15.00

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Phoenix Art Museum, 1999 131 pages; 62 color plates, including a 4-page foldout. The artist is a modern Chinese painter using ink and color on a paper ground. His subjects include Lotus, Landscapes, Flowers and Birds, Faces and Figures.Clean throughout, no marks, tears, creases.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.
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Treasures from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

by Roberts, Laurence

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Published
1979
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New York: China Institute in America, 1979 96 pages; 64 "treasures" described fully and illustrated in b&w: medallions, handscrolls, textiles, plates, bowls, vases, album leaves, bronzes. . Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.
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China Today and Her Ancient Treasures

by Cohen, Joan Lebold and Jerome Alan Cohen

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Published
1973
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Very Good
ISBN
9780810901575
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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1973 400 pages; 357 illustrations, including 336 color plates. Joan Cohen taught Oriental art history at Tufts; Jerome Cohen was Director of East Asian Legal Studies at Harvard. Both speak Chinese and travelled extensively in China. Nearly fine condition.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Thick 4to.
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Great National Treasures of China: Masterworks in the National Palace Museum

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Published
1993
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Fine
Edition
Revision, Second Printing
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9789575620868
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$30.00

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Taiwan, Republic of China: National Palace Museum, 1993 340 pages; 173 "treasures" illustrated full-page in color. Enclosed in a pictorial slipcase, fine condition. Chinese and English text.. Revision, Second Printing. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to.
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Treasures from the Bronze Age of China: An Exhibition from the People's Republic of China

by Fong, Wen

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Published
1980
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Very Good.
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9780870992308
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New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1980 192 pages. This is the popular, abridged version of the scholarly catalogue which accompanied the exhibition, The Great Bronze Age of China. Entries for 105 objects.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good.. 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.
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The Great Bronze Age of China: An Exhibition from the Peoples Republic of China

by Fong, Wen

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Published
1981
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Very Good
ISBN
9780870992261
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New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1981 386 pages. One of the earliest exhibitions following the restoration of relations between China and the US, this was a major scholarly undertaking between the Met's curators, academic scholars, and the Shanghai Museum. Beautifully illustrated, including full page photographs of the objects, this remains a standard reference on the subject. Some… Read more
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China: National Museum of History, 2000 242 pages; numerous color photographs. Chinese text; some English captions. Accompanied an exhibition in Taiwan.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. 4to.
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Two Thousand Years of Oriental Ceramics

by Koyama, Fujio and John Figgess

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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams 379 pages; 173 illustrations, including 54 tipped-in color plates. Clean and tight; a huge book, and beautiful. Jacket is lightly worn at the edges.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Good. Thick folio.
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$75.00