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Shibata collection book Volume II, Photos and Studies
The Size of Book : 9 7/8" W x 9 1/2" H x 1" Thick
Title of Book: Commemorative Exhibition of The Shibata Collection.
SHIBATA COLLECTION VII
VOLUME 1: PICTURES (309 pages)
VOLUME 2: STUDIES AND INFORMATION (139 pages)
Published by : Kyushu Ceramic Museum Saga Prefecture
Editor: Akihiko Shibata and Yuko Shibata.
The year published: 1991
Number of pages: 448
Number of Items/photos: 819 all in color.
Weight of Book: 3 Lbs.
The condition of Book: used. excellent. I used few times.
edge of book with vinyl cover little off.
This is one of great Ko Imari reference book published by Kyushu Ceramic Museum, Akihiko Shibata in 1991 for Commemorative Exhibition of The Shibata Collection. It contain 819 color photos of Ko Imari pieces from early 17 th century to19 th century. Each item is written in Japanese with color photo. At separate information page, you will find the photo of backside items. Each item has plate number which you can look at glossary at the end of page with Title, number, Date, Dimension of item, where is made. Introduction and outline are written in English. There is 5 pages written in English, To identify each item, you just look at the photo plate number at the backside book which showing all information in Japanese as well as English title of items. Amazon is selling $847.00, Used book sellihg at $275.00