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BOOKS: (9) Vols Gardening & Japanese Gardens, 9 volumes including Anesaki: Art Life and Nature in Japan 1933; Tamura: Art of the Landscape Garden in Japan 1935, in slipcase; 2 titles in French: Fleurent, L'Art de Creer et de Soigner Un Jardin and Mon Jardin Monde Enchante 1955; and Imperial Gardens of Japan, photographs by Iwamiya text by Itoh.

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

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Good/fair, Jacket torn on "Typical Japanese Gardens", worn on others with small tears possible, Art of the Landscape Garden has some wear at the bottom of the slipcase, be advised that all lots in this sale will exhibit some degree of wear due to age and/or handling

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$40.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 25%

BOOKS: (9) Vols Gardening & Japanese Gardens

Auction ended on Thu, Mar 15, 2018
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