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The Silverstein Collection

November 5, 2007 – November 6, 2007

Lot #388
Temp #01496
DepartmentBooks
Sold For $60.00   (hammer price)
 $69.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated November 6, 2007

Description

(ART - ASIAN) Ten books. 1) Christiansen, M., Tea... San Diego, CA, 1932. 2) Wood, M.C., Flower Arrangement Art of Japan. Rutland, VT and Tokyo, 1963. Fourteenth printing. Pictorial wraps. Fabric-covered board case. 3) Ives, C.F., The Great Wave: The Influence of Japanese Woodcuts on French Prints. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1974. Q. Cloth. Dj. 4) Stitt, I., Japanese Ceramics of the Last 100 Years. NY, 1974. Q. Cloth. Dj worn. 5) Piggott, J., Japanese Mythology. NY et al, 1969. Q. Cloth. Dj. 6) Lee, S.E., Asian Art, Selections from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd. The Asia Society, Inc., 1970. Q. Pictorial wraps. 7) Masterpieces of Asian Art in American Collections II...Asia House Gallery. The Asia Society, Inc., 1970. Q. Pictorial wraps. 8) Adachi, Fumie (trans), Japanese Design Motifs: 4,260 Illustrations of Heraldic Crests Compiled by The Matsuya Piece-Goods Store. Dover reprint, 1972. Oblong O. Pictorial wraps. 9) Edwards, L. and Krebs, M., Netsuke: The Collection of the Peabody Museum of Salem. Salem, MA, 1980. Q. Pictorial wraps. 10) The Tokaido Fifty Three Stations by Hiroshige, a souvenir book depicting fold-out postcard depictions of the stations. Teramachi Nijo, Kyoto, Japan. Enclosed in a wrap-around blue cloth cover.

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