Shirahata Yoshi et al: JIDAI BYOBU. Japan's Antique Folding Screens. Kyoto, 1974. 329 pp. Plus 3 pp. English text. 43 screens illustrated in 37 folding and/or tipped-in colour plates and 70 colour plates (many as double-page spreads). 39x28 cm. Silk, slipcase.
Magnificent publication of selected Japanese screen paintings, chiefly from private collections in Kyoto and dating from the Momoyama to the mid-Edo periods. Preface, table of contents and simple captions in English, otherwise Japanese only. Beautiful production. Number 428 from a limited edition of 800.
Out of stock, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 531 in printed List 187.
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