Masterworks Of Japanese Art..

TERRY, CHARLES S..

Bound in original beige cloth with black titles and pictorial block on front board, in cardboard slipcase with pictorial printed title. A very good copy.

£30.00

Publisher

Charles E. Tuttle Company.,

Place

Rutland, Vermont and Tokyo

Date

1959

Synopsis

Compiled and edited by charles s. terry based on the definitive six-volume pageant of japanese art edited by staff members of the tokyo national museum. fifth printing.

Item Description

Large 4to. 8.75 x 12 inches. 252 pp..

Illustrations

Illustrated throughout by 100 plates, including 40 tipped in colour plates and by 35 text figures.

Notes

Reprint of the first edition of 1956, a work based on the six volume Pageant of Japanese Art. The plates cover painting, sculpture, ceramics, textiles, lacquer ware, metalwork and architecture. The introductory survey, chronologically arranged, is by Charles Sanford Terry (1926-82), translator and academic specialising in Japanese culture.

[Stock No. 24666]

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