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Image for Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses of Qin Shi Huang, The First Qin Emperor

Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses of Qin Shi Huang, The First Qin Emperor

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: China, National Museum of History: 2000

Seller ID: 002511

ISBN: 9570273518

Condition: Fine


242 pages; numerous color photographs. Chinese text; some English captions. Accompanied an exhibition in Taiwan. View more info

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Great National Treasures of China: Masterworks in the National Palace Museum

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Taiwan, Republic of China, National Palace Museum: 1993

Edition: Revision, Second Printing

Seller ID: 002663

ISBN: 957-562086-0

Condition: Fine


340 pages; 173 "treasures" illustrated full-page in color. Enclosed in a pictorial slipcase, fine condition. Chinese and English text. View more info

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Master Lee Sun-Don: 2007 Autumn-Winter Exhibitions

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Taiwan, Sun Boy International Company: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003402

ISBN: no

Condition: Fine


118 pages; essays; 69 color plates; text illustrations. Totemic art. View more info

Image for Shin SangHo 1996-2002: Dream of Africa

Shin SangHo 1996-2002: Dream of Africa

By: Anonymous

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ana: 2002

Seller ID: 003379

ISBN: 89-95141638

Condition: Fine


130 pages; numerous color plates. The ceramic sculpture of SangHo Shin, focusing on the numerous figures in his Dream of Africa series. Text is Korean and English. View more info

Image for A Reader's Guide to the Arts of Japan

A Reader's Guide to the Arts of Japan

By: Barnet, Sylvan; William Burto

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, The Asia Society: 1986

Seller ID: 004919

ISBN: no

Condition: Fine


8 pages. General Works; Specialized Works on Forms of Art (e.g. painting, prints, calligraphy, etc.); Studies of Periods of Japanese Art. Periods include: pre-Buddhist, Asuka, Nara, Heian, Kamakura, Nambokucho, Muromachi, Momoyama, Edo, Meiji. A slim pamphlet-style publication. View more info

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Minol Araki

By: Brown, Claudia; Richard Barnhart; Steven D. Owyoung

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Phoenix Art Museum: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003381

ISBN: 0910407363

Condition: Fine


131 pages; 62 color plates, including a 4-page foldout. The artist is a modern Chinese painter using ink and color on a paper ground. His subjects include Lotus, Landscapes, Flowers and Birds, Faces and Figures.Clean throughout, no marks, tears, creases. View more info

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Love's Picture Book, The History of Pleasure and Indignation - Vol. III

By: Brusendorff, Ove and Poul Henningsen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Lyle Stuart: 1969

Seller ID: 003609

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


160 pages; b&w illustrations. "Exotic Horizons": Asia, India, Africa, View more info

Image for China Today and Her Ancient Treasures

China Today and Her Ancient Treasures

By: Cohen, Joan Lebold and Jerome Alan Cohen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1973

Seller ID: 002757

ISBN: 0810901579

Condition: Very Good


400 pages; 357 illustrations, including 336 color plates. Joan Cohen taught Oriental art history at Tufts; Jerome Cohen was Director of East Asian Legal Studies at Harvard. Both speak Chinese and travelled extensively in China. Nearly fine condition. View more info

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Impressions of Japanese Architecture and the Allied Arts

By: Cram, Ralph Adams

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Baker & Taylor Company: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000040

Condition: Good


227 pages. 52 plates plus frontispiece, most are sepia-toned photographs. The ten chapters are ten different papers written by the noted American architect. Wine-red decorated cloth boards with handsome gilt titles, t.e.g. Wear to spine extremeties and corners. View more info

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The Great Bronze Age of China: An Exhibition from the Peoples Republic of China

By: Fong, Wen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1981

Seller ID: 000133

ISBN: 0-87099-226-0

Condition: Very Good


386 pages. One of the earliest exhibitions following the restoration of relations between China and the US, this was a major scholarly undertaking between the Met's curators, academic scholars, and the Shanghai Museum. Beautifully illustrated, including full page photographs of the objects, this remains a standard reference on the subject. Some fading to the cover. Includes map of China's administrative divisions. View more info

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Treasures from the Bronze Age of China: An Exhibition from the People's Republic of China

By: Fong, Wen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1980

Seller ID: 000140

ISBN: 0-87099-230-9

Condition: Very Good.


192 pages. This is the popular, abridged version of the scholarly catalogue which accompanied the exhibition, The Great Bronze Age of China. Entries for 105 objects. View more info

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Splendors of Imperial China: Treasures from the National Palace Museum, Taipei

By: Hearn, Maxwell K.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1996

Seller ID: 002665

ISBN: 0870997661

Condition: Fine


144 pages; 107 "treasures" illustrated in color. View more info

Image for Hiroshige / Eisen, The Sixty-Nine Staions of the Kisokaido

Hiroshige / Eisen, The Sixty-Nine Staions of the Kisokaido

By: Izzard, Sebastian

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller Publisher: 2008

Seller ID: 004835

ISBN: 0807615935

Condition: Fine


160 pages; 71 plates are illustrated as the series includes a second version of some. The plates appear on a recto with commentary on an opposite, facing verso. This set was published from early impressions found in fine condition. Keisai Eisen signed his prints, indicating that they are first editions. Beautifully done; informative commentary. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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Two Thousand Years of Oriental Ceramics

By: Koyama, Fujio and John Figgess

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002410

Condition: Fine


379 pages; 173 illustrations, including 54 tipped-in color plates. Clean and tight; a huge book, and beautiful. Jacket is lightly worn at the edges. View more info

Image for The Edo Culture in Japanese Prints

The Edo Culture in Japanese Prints

By: Lee, George; et al

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Yale University Art Gallery: 1972

Seller ID: 000135

Condition: Very Good.


46 pages; 14 black and white reproductions representing over 75 prints in the exhibition. Under the Tokugawa shoguns, Edo (Tokyo) became the world's most populous city; a place of power, commerce, and pleasure. These prints span about a century, from Masunobu and Harunobu of the mid-18th century, to Hokusai and Hiroshige of the mid-19th century; from views of the city to its actors and beautiful women. Glossary of terms. View more info

Image for The Arts of South and Southeast Asia / The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

The Arts of South and Southeast Asia / The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

By: Lerner, Martin (introduction); Steven Kossak 9text)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1994

Seller ID: 004895

Condition: Fine


88 pages, MMA Bulletin Spring 1994. Thoroughly ilustrated - 95 color photographs. Ancient India, Medieval India, Late India, The Himalayan Kingdoms, Southeast Asia. Clean and tight, about as new. View more info

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Man and the Renaissance

By: Martindale, Andrew

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1967

Seller ID: 002731

Condition: Very Good


176 pages; 204 illustrations, 100 color; endpaper maps; glossary. From the series Landmarks of the World's Art. View more info

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The Floating World

By: Michener, James A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1954

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 004860

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


404 pages; 65 illustrations, including 40 color. History and commentary on the "great age" of Japanese prints, roughly 1660 to 1860. How did artists create, provide, distribute artwork under the restrictive Tokugawa dictatorship? When did ther lights go out on the artwork? Dustjacket chipped at the spine, weakened along the fold; faded. Book clean and bright throughout; binding tight; nearly fine. View more info

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mingei: folk arts of old Japan

By: Munsterberg, Hugo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Np, The Asia Society: 1965

Seller ID: 000052

Condition: Very Good.


144 pages. Over 100 reproduced items, most in halftone, several tipped-in color plates. Catalogue of the 1965 exhibition at Asia House Gallery. Handsome. View more info

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Ai-Mitsu

By: Otani, Shogo; Aya Fujisaki; Ikuo Arikawa

Price: $65.00

Publisher: The Mainichi Newspapers: 2007

Seller ID: 003386

Condition: Fine


not pagtinated but about 231 pages; 119 catalogue color plates, including three 2-page foldouts; numerous other illustrations. The exhibition to mark the 100th anniversary of the artist's birth; Ai-Mitsu died in 1946. Japanese and English text. Clean throughout. View more info