Lot 95 of 364:
Catalog of Japanese Dolls  

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$200 - $300

The Catalog of Dolls

Yoshiichi Ito


Rakutou Shoin



63 pp. Illustrated throughout with plates from photographs, 5 in color. (4to), illustrated paper-covered boards bound with ribbon in the Japanese style; housed in cloth chitsu case with printed paper label, one (of two) bone clasps.

Profusely illustrated catalogue featuring many different kinds of dolls used in various rituals. It also introduces various styles based on different regions of Japan.

Lot Amendments

Some wear and soiling to outer case, with one clasp lacking, chipping to paper label; some wear and rubbing to boards with a few small areas of loss to paper at spine; light foxing to interior, faint dampstain to top corner throughout; very good.

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