Sharf, Fred et al: 'A PLEASING NOVELTY'. Bunkio Matsuki and The Japan Craze in Victorian Salem. Salem, 1993. 112 pp. 31 illustrations. 23x15 cm. Paper.
Published in connection with an exhibition at the Peabody & Essex Museum, this book tells the story of Matsuki, a Japanese arts and crafts dealer in late 19th century Salem and Boston, and the general craving for things Japanese in the States at this period.
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 645 in printed List 192.
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