Lot 189 of 364:
140 plates of Japanese masks  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Nihon Kogaku Meu
Author:
Kei Akiba
Place:
Tokyo
Publisher:
Shri Raku-sha
Date:
1935
Description:

140 plates from photographs, 5 of which are in color and tipped in. Text in Japanese.  (Folio), original rust colored silk-cloth decorated in gilt; housed in cloth chitsu case with ribbon tie.

Profusely illustrated catalogue of masks used in Japanese Kogaku plays. 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Wear and sunning to outer case; light wear to cloth with rubbing to extremities; light foxing to endpapers; very good.
 
Item number:
292215
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