Hamada Kosaku and Umehara Sueji: SANTEI SEN-OKU SEI-SHO. Or the Collection of Old Bronzes of Baron Sumitomo. Kyoto, 1934. 222 pp. Japanese, 27 pp. English text. 65 full page b/w plates, text figures. 26x19 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 200.00
Main text in Japanese, with 27 page list of captions in English. A complete catalogue of this famous collection of superb Chinese bronzes accumulated by Baron Sumitomo (1865-1926). Shows 240 bronze vases, tools, weapons, miscellaneous objects and Buddhist statuettes plus 140 bronze mirrors. Revised edition. The English pages of text primarily listing and descriptions of the bronzes illustrated. A good copy in its original cardboard box.
Subjects: Bronzes
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 221 in printed List 200.
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