MAGAZINES: (3) Japanese Mainichi Nippon 1937-41, Three magazines published in Japan: 1. Nippon Today & Tomorrow 1941. The Osaka Mainichi & The Tokyo Nichi Nichi. Softcover. 10 1/2 x 15 inches. 176 pages. Black and white photos and illustrations throughout with 8 color plates with tissue overlays including a full-page wood block print "Sakura of Heian Shrine: by Tei Nakamura. Some tears including on title page, spine missing pieces. 2. Nippon 10. March 1937. Softcover. 10 3/8 x 14 1/2 in ches. Text in English, German and French. Cover creased an soiled with tape repair on spine. 3. Home Life No 3. Japanese Industrial Arts Special Edition. The Osaka Mainichi & The Tokyo Nichi Nichi. Softcover. 9 3/4 x 13 inches. 44 pages. Cover creased, small tear in back cover, pages browned. No date.
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