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1 Philadelphia Museum Bulletin Winter 1963 Chinese Furniture 
Philadelphia PA Philadelphia Museum of Art 1963 Softcover (Side-stapled) Very Good Journal 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Volume 58, No. 276 of quarterly journal. Details 26 pieces of Chinese hardwood furniture in the Museum's collection. Contains 30 b& w photos. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; light wear to cover corners and slight age toning around spine. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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2 Sotheby's Contemporary Art Asia - China Japan Korea March 31, 2006 
New York, NY Sotheby's 2006 Soft cover Near Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This is a richly (color) illustrated Sotheby's auction catalog of contemporary Asian art. Includes a foreword on the subject. Additionally some lots/pieces contain extensive notes. Book Condition : Near Fine; no internal markings; slight creasing to front free end paper. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; slight bubbling/creasing due to translucent paper used for jacket. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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3 Minol Araki : Nature In Ink Araki, Minol
New York NY Erik Thomsen Gallery 2015 1st Edition Soft cover Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Soft cover catalog with wraps of second posthumous exhibit in New York. Color and b&w plates (many full page) of 30 Araki ink drawings on paper and scrolls primarily from the 1970's. Introductory essay, biography, and notes. Book Condition : Fine; as new. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Divine Incarnations : Art from India and Southeast Asia, Carlton Rochelle, Jr; Jeanne de Guardiola Callanan
4 Divine Incarnations : Art from India and Southeast Asia Carlton Rochelle, Jr; Jeanne de Guardiola Callanan
New York, NY Carlton Rochelle Ltd 2005 Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Exhibition catalog of 29 articles of Indian and Southeast Asian art from the 3rd to the 18th century, each described in detail. Beautifully illustrated in color. Brown illustrated wraps, [62] pp., 29 color plates with some additional illustration on corresponding text pages. Condition: Near Fine. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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5 Chinese Art Ivory Eastham, Barry C.
Ann Arbor MI Ars Ceramica 1976 0893440035 / 9780893440039 Hardcover Good Good Minus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1st American Edition, Revised, with 44 b&w plates. Historical and collecting survey of Chinese Art Ivory carving, including common subjects and religious themes. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; color plate facing title page has detached but is present; light spotting to text block; light age toning to free end papers; slight darkening at bottom edge of covers. Dust Jacket Condition : Good-; chipping and tearing along edges, corners, and spine ends; rubbing. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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6 The Chinese Lama Temple Potala of Jehol Hedin, Sven
Chicago IL Lakeside Press 1932 1st Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Exhibition booklet from the 1932/33 World's Fair in Chicago. Details the construction of a temple for the A Century of Progress International Exposition akin to a temple in Jehol China which was in turn modeled after the Potala Temple of the Dalai Lama in Lhasa Tibet. Discusses Tibetan Buddhism, temple architecture, Thankga paintings, and ritual objects. 25 b&w photos. Book Condition : Good; darkening to cover edges and spine; light foxing to text block and covers; no markings to text, pencil translation of Chinese characters on front free end paper. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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7 Images of Grace, Makoto Fujimura Makoto Fujimura; Valerie Dillon
New York Dillon Gallery 1997 0964834030 / 9780964834033 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Makoto Fujimura 
Catalog of artist's works, with a 2-page endorsement by Valerie Dillon: "Spending time with Fujimara's work invites one to enter a meditation...Respecting the ancient traditions, Fujimara is still able to work at the leading edge of contemporary Japanese art." Includes 12 lovely color plates and a biographical chronology of exhibitions and awards; [38] pp. 12 color plates (one is 2-page). Condition: VG/VG, a lovely copy with slight toning to jacket and possible smudge on ffep. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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8 Urban Rhythms Human Rhythms Mayaud, Christian and Su Zhi Gang
Beijing, China Beijing Film Academy 2005 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Collaborative French and Chinese project showcasing 9 photographers using Rhythm as a unifying theme. Chapters by individual students include Aphasia City, Beat, Windows of the City, The Red Wall, and more. All text has English, French, and Chinese translations. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; light wear to cover wraps. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Japanese Prints: From the Early Masters to the Modern Michener, James
Rutland VT Charles E. Tuttle 1959 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Folio hardcover, 287 pp. beautifully illustrated with 202 b&w and 55 color plates some of which fold out. Sections include : Early Prints, Full-Color Prints; Landscape and Figure Prints, and the Moderns. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; some creases to fold-out pages; light spotting at bottom boards. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; shelf wear along edges; creasing to front interior flap; mild rubbing; toning on reverse. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Bridge of Dreams : The Mary Griggs Burke Collection of Japanese Art Miyeko;Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Murase
NewYork NY Harry N Abrams Inc 2000 0810965518 / 9780810965515 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Catalog for 2000 exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum. 168 chronologically arranged selections from what is believed to be the largest private collection of Japanese Art in the world. Color & b&w plates of scrolls, screens, ceramics, textiles, and sculpture. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; minimal wear. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; light shelf wear along edges; mild rubbing to back. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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11 Sacred Breath : the Cultural Heritage of India, the Himalayan Mountains and Southeast Asia Nies, Marcel
Antwerpen Marcel Nies 2005 Hardcover Very Good Plus No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Exhibition catalog of 25 articles of Indian and Southeast Asian sculpture: Ghandaran, Cambodian, Vietnamese, India, China, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet. Each is beautifully illustrated on a color plate and described in detail on the opposite page. Black cloth boards with red stamped mandala illustration, 56 pp., 25 color plates. Condition: Very Good +; several light scuffs, no edgewear. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Treasures from Mongolia: Buddhist Sculpture from the School of Zanabazar, Rossi, Anna Maria and Fabio ; Gilles Beguin (essay)
12 Treasures from Mongolia: Buddhist Sculpture from the School of Zanabazar Rossi, Anna Maria and Fabio ; Gilles Beguin (essay)
New York, NY Anna Maria Rossi & Fabio Rossi 2004 Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Exhibition catalogue of Mongolian sculpture from the 17th and 18th centuries. Artists are rarely identified in Buddhist art. Zanabazar, a direct descendant of Chinggis Khan, was a remarkable and important figure as a monk, artist and engineer. The gilded sculptures were made for private devotion and monasteries and until this exhibition, unpublished and not previously exhibited. (-preface) Essay in French and English, Navy blue illustrated wraps, unpaginated, 26 full color plates with descriptions in English. Condition: Near Fine, some scuffs on covers, small nick along top edge. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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13 Jaina Shrines in India Tandon, O.P.
New Delhi Government of India Publications Division 1986 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Introduction to Jain philosophy and history, then region-by-region listing of temples in India. B&w photos & illustrations, includes fold-out map. Book Condition : Good; overall waviness; light creasing to covers; no internal markings. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14 Art of the Japanese Postcard Various
Boston MA MFA Publications 2004 0878466703 / 9780878466702 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Catalog for 2004 exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston featuring "masterpieces from the Leonard A. Lauder collection". Beautifully illustrated with all color plates, the exhibit covers themes such as the Art Nouveau and Art Deco periods, Humor and Advertising pieces, artists' cards and New Year's greetings. Essays address Japan's opening into a wider world, commerce and creativity, and printing techniques. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; minimal wear to covers and spine. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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15 Handbook to the Collections of Early Chinese Antiquities Watson, William
London, England The Trustees of the British Museum 1963 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Museum guidebook to the Ancient Chinese collection - Jewelry, Weapons, Bronzes, Pottery and more. Pieces from the Neolithic Period, the Shang period, and the Chou and Han dynasties represented. 50 pages of b&w photos. Book Condition : Good; curling to cover corners, wear to cover edges and spine; dark marking to top of back cover; no markings to text 
Price: 10.00 USD
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16 The Shaanxi History Museum: Appreciation of the Museum Collection Yang, Peijun
Xi'an China Shaxxi People's Education Publishing House 1994 7541963313 / 9787541963315 Hardcover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Chinese with matching English translation. Museum collection survey of Chinese copper and brassware, earthenware, jade, pottery and ceramics. Includes inlaid Beijing tourist map. Book Condition : Very Good; vertical crease at right front cover edge, creasing to top right corner of first few pages; no marks to text. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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