19 June 2007
VERNEUIL, Maurice Pillard. Étoffes japonaises tissées & brochées. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, [ca 1915].
4o (300 x 400 mm). Title-page printed in red and black. 80 colored plates window mounted onto card as issued (some occasional minor soiling, a few plates with marginal ink marks showing through from library stamps on versos). Loose as issued in cloth portfolio (some wear and soiling, lacking ties). Provenance: George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum (bookplate, library stamps).
A fine volume illustrating Japanese textile design from the 16th to the 19th centuries with a preface by Gaston Migeon.
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