Joly, Henri L: LEGEND IN JAPANESE ART. A Description of Historical Episodes, Legendary Characters, Folk-lore .... Tokyo, 1967. 623 pp. 15 colour plates, over 500 illustrations. Bibliography and index. 29x23 cm. Cloth.
Reprint of 1908 edition. Invaluable for the identification of subjects in Japanese art. Contains descriptions of historical episodes, legendary characters, heroes and gods, folklore, myths and religious symbolism found in prints, paintings and other arts of Japan. An important reference. Good clean firm copy.
Available, as of: 01/09/2019
Was item 424 in printed List 196.
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