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A Review of Ko-Akae Dishware  

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Ko akae-zara hyakusen zenpen Kaisetsu. A Review of Ko-Akae Dishware
Okuda, Seiichi
Showa 8

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.

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Fine in very good, lovely clamshell box.
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