ART AND ARTIFICE. Japanese Photographs of the Meiji Era. Boston, 2004. 96 pp. 136 illustrations, 96 in colour. 25x20 cm. Paper.
A brief, elegant introduction to Meiji-era photographs and to the world in which they flourished, with three essays on the social function of the images, on transpacific travel at the turn of the century, and on the personal stories of those who collected the photographs.
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 309 in printed List 202.
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