Current List 205A

Abaya, Consuela:
- THE VILLANUEVA COLLECTION OF ORIENTAL POTTERY

Aczel, Amir D:
- THE JESUIT & THE SKULL

Addis, J. M:
- UNDERGLAZE RED DISCOVERED IN THE PHILIPPINES

Aitchison, Margaret:
- THE DOCTOR AND THE DRAGON

Akiyama Shingo:
- ANCIENT CHINESE POTTERY

Albrecht, Fritz:
- ERGEBNISSE

Almqvist, Kurt ed:
- THE SAMPANS FROM CANTON

Ambary, Hasan Muarif ed:
- EXCAVATION REPORT AT PASAR IKAN, JAKARTA

ANYANG WENWU JINGHUA
Gems of Anyang's Cultural Relics 安陽文物精華.

Arce, Dr. Jose; drawings by Schiff:
- DE BUENOS AIRES A SHANGHAI

ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME I

ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 2

ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 3

Freer Gallery of Art:
- ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 8
- ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 9
- ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 10

ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 12

ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 20

Ashton, Leigh:
- AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF CHINESE SCULPTURE

Asia-Pacific Exposition Fukuoka '89:
- ROADS TO KYUSHU COMMUNICATION IN KYUSHU


JPWC06
[Takeda] Motsugai: KYO MEISHO. YUI RAKU TEN. (Famous Places in Kyoto. Simply Carefree). 京名所、 唯樂天 。 【武田】物外. N.p., n.d. Both volumes: 12 openings each, with 10 paintings, plus one opening with calligraphic title and one opening with colophon. 2 vols. 4x6 cm. Accordion-style, silk brocade covered boards in a bespoke western cloth-covered folding box with decorative paper linings.
GBP 3,500.00
Two marvellous miniature albums of Japanese watercolour paintings by the same artist, uniformly bound.
  The first album is devoted to famous sites in Kyoto, instantly recognisable to those knowing the city and highly evocative given the supreme economy of expression.
  The second volume, separately titled, contains paintings of plants, flowers and fruit.
  The artist is Takeda Motsugai (1795-1867), a Buddhist priest of the Soto Sect as well as haiku poet and calligrapher. He was also a martial arts (jujutsu) expert and had the nickname of 'genkotsu osho' or 'the priest with clenched fists'.
  Provenance: Julia Parker Wightman collection.
Subjects: Painting Kyoto
Item 606 in List 205.
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