National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo: MINEO OKABE: A RETROSPECTIVE. Tokyo, 2007. 234 pp. Colour plates throughout. Small b/w text illustrations. 30x22 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of a marvellous retrospective at the National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo of the ceramic art of the modern Japanese potter, Mineo Okabe. His work ranged from interpretations of traditional Japanese wares such as Oribe and Shino and tea bowls through to superb celadons in the (Chinese) Song style with crackle and cracked-ice effects. 176 exhibits are shown in full colour. Six pages of introductory text and plate captions in English. Main text in Japanese.
Item 472 in List 203.
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