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.
GBP 25.00
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.
Subjects: Japonisme
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 645 in printed List 192.
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