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BOOKS: (13) Vols Japanese Kabuki Theater, 13 volumes, sample titles include: 3 copies of The Kabuki Handbook by Aubrey & Giovanna Halford (1 paperback, 2 in stiff boards); 2 editions of Kabuki Drama by Shutaro Miyake 1954 & 1964; paperback and uncorrected proof of Kabuki Dancer by Ariyoshi; 2 copies The Kabuki Theatre of Japan by Scott - 1955; Japanese Theatre in Highlight - Noh, Bunraku, Kabuki. One copy of Scott has a gift inscription on front endpaper.

Provenance: Estate of Huguette Clark

Notes/Literature: Huguette Marcelle Clark (1906-2011) was an heiress and philanthropist, who became well known again late in life as a recluse, living in a hospital for more than 20 years while her mansions remained empty. She was an accomplished artist and musician, having studied under famous portrait painter Tadeusz Styka, and her paintings were exhibited at the Corcoran Gallery, Washington in 1925

Condition

Good/fair, two copies of the Kabuki Handbook are well-worn, be advised that all lots in this sale will exhibit some degree of wear due to age and/or handling

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BOOKS: (13) Vols Japanese Kabuki Theater

Estimate $80 - $125Mar 15, 2018