Liquidation of the Reference Library of Yamanaka & Co., Inc.

By: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.

Price: $275.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

Printed wraps, cover lightly soiled along edges, 5mm tear at top of spine. pages in near fine condition. Rare auction catalog of the extensive Yamanaka & Co. reference library. The Japanese company had its assets confiscated (and subsequently liquidated) by the U.S. government during World War 2. 1037 lots (many of a single publication) encompassing the breadth of publications on Chinese and Japanese arts and crafts, including jade, lacquer, prints, ceramics, and bronzes. It is a very comprehensive and valuable catalog for anyone seriously interested in Chinese and Japanes arts and crafts. 105 pages.

Title: Liquidation of the Reference Library of Yamanaka & Co., Inc.

Author Name: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.

Categories: Gemstones & Jewelry, Lapidary Arts, Bibliographies, Catalogs & Exhibitions, Chinese & Asian History, Anthropology/Archaeology, Artifacts (Archeaology), Glass and Ceramics,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, NY, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.: 1944

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Brochure

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Item: 1.00 Pound

Seller ID: 000093

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