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The H. Seymour Trower Collection of Japanese Art  

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Catalogue of the H. Seymour Trower Collection of Japanese Art

Joly, Henri L., ed.


[Kurstin - Schneider]



[2], xii, [2], 128, [10] pp. + plates. Addendum containing the prices realized from the original auction. Illustrated with 34 plates with 740 figures. (4to) 31.2x24 cm (12¼x9½"), black cloth, gilt vignette on front cover, spine lettered in gilt, black slipcase. One of 1000 copies. Facsimile Edition.

An exact reprint of the London 1913 edition, which was limited to only 100 copies. This excellent priced auction catalog is a superb reference for almost two thousand well described items from among: Netsuke; Inro; Japanese sword fittings & furniture; Tsuba; Fuchi and Kashira; Kozuka; pouch fittings; lacquerware; pouches; pipes; combs; cases and a host of other items. A valuable reference source for any collector or student. This facsimile edition is now quite rare, since it was limited to only 1000 copies.

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Some wear to slipcase; gift inscription, else fine.

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