Kamakura Treasure Hall: KAMAKURA PORTRAIT SCULPTURE. Volume One: Statues of Seated Priests, Volume Two: Warriors and High Priests. Kamakura, 1996 & 2001. 4, 2, 31, 27; 4, 2, 34, 29 pp. A total of 4 colour and 65 b/w plates to the two volumes. 2 vols. 26x19 cm. Cloth.
GBP 35.00
The first volume shows 20 examples of Japanese portrait statues of seated Zen priests (chinzo), the second continues with a further 20 examples of priests and warriors. All examples date from the Kamakura period and are very rare. All illustrated in full page plates and described. Text in Japanese.
Subjects: Sculpture
Available, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 152 in printed List 191.
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