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Lot 0209
Author: Okuda, Seiichi
Title: Ko akae-zara hyakusen zenpen Kaisetsu. A Review of Ko-Akae Dishware
Place Published: Showa 8
Date Published: [1933]

Two volumes. 50 loose color plates. 37¼x28½ cm (14¾x11¼") Vol. I in string-bound rice paper with cover label (containing text in Japanese); Vol. II loose plates (a.e.g.), all laid-in to wooden clamshell box, paper cover label and floral design, bone clasps.

A selection of prints depicting select pieces of porcelain, with a ribbon-bound catalog of 25 numbered pages, itemizing each plate in Japanese. Okuda was the author of various books on Japanese ceramics, including Masterpieces of Pottery and Porcelain in Japan, issued between 1926 and 1930.


Fine in very good, lovely clamshell box.

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A Review of Ko-Akae Dishware

Estimate $200 - $300Jun 28, 2018