Title: Mayuyama, Seventy Years, Volume Two
Place Published: Tokyo
Date Published: 1976
Profusely illustrated from photographs in black and white. 32x25 cm (12½x10") gray cloth, gilt-lettered spine. First Edition.
A bilingual edition in English and Japanese, including the captions for the plates and illustrations. This book was issued to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Mayuyama Asian arts and antiques shop by the founder, Matsutaro Mayuyama. The shop was first opened in Beijing in 1906 and then moved to Tokyo in 1916. The principal business of the shop is and always has been the collection and sale of old Chinese ceramic objects.