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Japanese Imprints and Subject Illustrated Coffee-table Books, Nine Titles.

Auction:
3132T
Lot:
1337
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Auction:
Discovery - 3132T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Japanese Imprints and Subject Illustrated Coffee-table Books, Nine Titles. Including: Inventive Clothes, 1909-1939, Kyoto: Nissha Printing Co., Ltd., 1975, limited edition, "not for sale," folio, publisher's pink cloth, stamped in gold, in red publisher's slipcase; Merlo's Hideki Fujii Fotografo, 1980 (de-cased); Maeda's Signs and Symbols of Japan, Tokyo: Kodansha, 1975, first edition; Adachi's The Voices and Hands of Bunraku, Japan: Toppan Printing Co., 1978, in gold publisher's cloth and black slipcase; The Masters' Book of Ikebana, Tokyo: Bijutus Shuppan-Sha, 1966, stated first edition, in publisher's textured cloth; Issey Miyake's East Meets West, Tokyo: Heibonsha, 1978, soft paper covers, [and] three others.

Provenance: The estate of Marie Cosindas, pioneer photographer, Boston.

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Provenance: The estate of Marie Cosindas, pioneer photographer, Boston.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Nissha Printing Co. Ltd., Toppan Printing Co., Hideki Fujii Fotografo, Bijutus Shuppan-Sha, Kyoto, Tokyo, Culture, Economy of Japan, Hand, Hibakusha, Issey Miyake, Japan, Marie Cosindas, Toppan

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