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(Antique) Netsuke by: Mircea Veleanu
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Netsuke by: Mircea Veleanu
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Author: Mircea Veleanu
Binding: Hard Cover with dust jacket
Copyright: 2008
Pages: 256
Size: 8.75 x 11.25 in.

Product Code: SO-SCH-2008-9780764328473-X2

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Collector Bookstore is a retailer of new books located in Leavenworth, Kansas. We specialize in price guides and reference books for the antiques and collectibles industry.

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Netsuke, the carved toggles used to fasten a small container to a kimono sash, made from wood, porcelain,and more, are among the most popular Asian antiques. Over 970 vivid images of netsuke are shown, representing Japanese life, customs, religion, professions, art, history, and legends. The netsukes are organized by subject, allowing readers to rapidly find those that interest them most. The succinct text introduces, defines, and describes the various types of netsukes and helps identify the subjects represented. Additionally, important evaluating tips are provided, along with a bibliography. This book is a must for anyone interested in Oriental art.

977 color photos

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