Tuttle, 1976, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, Later
JOLY, HENRI L., and TOMITA, KUMASAKU. Japanese Art & Handicraft, Vermont: Tuttle, 1976. Quarto, pp. [vi], 213, maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering and sculpture to spine, illustrated plates, slipcased. Catalogs an exhibition that was held in 1915 Britain to benefit the Red Cross, documenting more than 1,000 items, with intensive coverage of sword fittings. Also covers paintings, masks, statues and crafts. The original catalog is rare and expensive Condition of this book: Dust jacket has lost some laminate; slipcase worn but good and sound. Covers slightly edge-worn, overall near fine. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Art & Design; Japan; 1900-1920; Crafts & Hobbies. ISBN: 0804812055. ISBN/EAN: 9780804812054. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54716.