Seaman, Joyce: MANJU. Netsuke from the Collection of the Ashmolean Museum. London, 2013. xii, 319 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x23 cm. Paper.
Produced to accompany an exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, this work also stands as the first comprehensive survey of this form of netsuke which comprises small carved discs primarily of ivory but also some in wood, metal and lacquer. 123 examples are illustrated in colour with both sides shown, including signatures. A good addition to the literature on netsuke.
Subjects: Netsuke Carvings
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 560 in printed List 188.
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