Kyoto National Museum: KYOTO WARE. Ceramic Designs and Techniques of the Capital. Kyoto, 2006. 383 pp. 222 pp. colour plates. A few colour text illustrations. 30x232 cm. Paper.
Large and excellent catalogue of an exhibition at the Kyoto National Museum showing wonderful ceramics with a huge variety of fine designs produced in this ancient Japanese city. 279 exhibits are shown in colour. The majority of the material is Edo period with some Meiji pieces and a couple of Taisho examples. The exhibits come from museum and temple collections throughout Japan. Four pages of introductory text and 12 page list of plates in English. Main text in Japanese.
Item 383 in List 203.
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