Umehara Sueji: SHIN-SHU SEN-OKU SEI-SHO. Or the Collection of Old Bronzes of Sumitomo : A New & Revised Edition. Kyoto, 1971. 311 pp. Japanese, 48 pp. English text. 105 collotype plates of which 35 in colour. 132 b/w text illustrations. 2 vols. 27x20 cm. Cloth.
GBP 300.00
A compact two-volume edition cataloguing the splendid and superb Chinese bronzes in this famous collection. The original publications on the collection were published c.1920 and are extremely rare and expensive. This later work revises the original editions and is itself scarce. 48 pages of English text. Main text in Japanese. A fine copy.
Subjects: Bronzes
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 633 in printed List 200.
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