Onishi Rongoro: KANTEI BIKO SHINA TOJI ZENSHO. (Verification and Reference: A Compendium of Chinese Ceramics). Tokyo, 1917. 140; 112; 124; 152, 23, 20, 7 pp. text on folded leaves. A number of b/w text illustrations to each volume plus a total of 14 full page original colour woodblock illustrations hors texte. 4 vols. 23x15 cm. Stitched.
GBP 1,800.00
An early Japanese study of Chinese ceramics dating from the Zhou dynasty through to the Qing. This work is much distinguished by the numerous fine lithographed black-and-white text illustrations (including a good selection of base marks and seals) and, in particular, by 14 original full page colour woodblock illustrations. Published in Tokyo by Shozando Shoten. In fine condition. Rare.
Subjects: Ceramics Illustrated Books
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 464 in printed List 194.
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