Lawrence, Louis: HIRADO. Prince of Porcelains. Chicago, 1997. 176 pp. Over 100 colour illustrations. 27x21 cm. Paper.
The only work on the subject in English. Traces the development of Hirado from its origin in the 17th century to the early 20th century when the kiln closed. Most material published for the first time. Includes a useful section on marks found on Hirado porcelain.
Item 132 in List 204.
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