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Japanese Art: The Great European Collections

John Bester

Japanese Art: The Great European Collections

Chester Beatty Library, Dublin

by John Bester

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Published by Kodansha, Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk art,
  • Japan,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12353151M
    ISBN 104062532050
    ISBN 109784062532051


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RUPERT FAULKNER is Deputy Curator in the Far Eastern Department of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, where he has particular responsibility for the collections of Japanese art. Born in Yokohama in and subsequently educated in Britain, he graduated from Cambridge University with a degree in Japanese studies/5(8).

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