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London 1880, Batsford. 3/4 Leather over marbled boards, 58. plates, introduction, descriptive & analytical text, neatly. rebacked in leather old spine layed down, covers bit scuffed. corners bit rubbed,contents clean, ex-library perforations.. AN EARLY & MOST IMPRESSIVE JAPANESE ART & DESIGN MANUAL Plates are highlighted with gold & silver & show ornaments, flowers, plants, insects, fish and birds, items used for decorating textiles, book covers, lacquer, textiles, paper &c. Cutler's aim was to "...present a carefully selected series of characteristic examples of the natural & convent- conventional ornament of the Japanese which shall furnish a general and comprehensive view of the leading features of their decorative work..." An important design and artistic work,large format 28 x 37 cm., 12 color chromolithographic plates, 45 other beautiful plates, one shows birds, falcons &c. Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .
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