The kosode or narrow-sleeved robe is the predecessor of the modern kimono. This book features kosode from Japan's most prestigious collections, many appearing for the first time in the West.The kosode or narrow-sleeved robe is the predecessor of the modern kimono. This book features kosode from Japan's most prestigious collections, many appearing for the first time in the West.Read Less
Good. 1992-Hardcover-Used-Good--Shows some shelf-wear. May contain old price stickers or their residue, inscriptions or dedications from previous owners in first few pages and remainder marks.-. -Hall Street Books proudly ships from Brooklyn, NY. All orders are processed and shipped within 24 business hours, Mon-Fri. Expedited shipping and tracking available within the US. Hall Street's No-Worry guarantee lets you buy with confidence!
Near Fine. 351pp. Numerous color and b&w illus. Appendices, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. NF oversized paperback, museum membership gift sticker on copyright page, small corner creases to a couple of pages, very minor edgewear (otherwise Fine). Published in conjunction with the exhibition organized by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in cooperation with the Tokyo National Museum and the National Museum of Japanese History, LACMA, November 15, 1992-February 7, 1993.
Good in Good dust jacket. Hardcover. 4to. Weatherhill. 1992. 352 pgs. Ex-lib item with typical marks (pocket and library stamps present). Ex-lib item with typical marks (pocket and library stamps present). DJ in excellent shape. Boards are in good shape, with a small bit of tape residue present. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. Photos sent upon request. 545; 1.25 x 10.25 x 9.5 Inches; 352 pages.
Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Stated first edition. Exhibition catalogue. Quarto. 352 pp; profusely illustrated in color & b/w; checklist of the exhibition; appendices; glossary; bibliography; index. Cloth in price-clipped dustjacket, Fine in fine jacket. This is the most comprehensive exhibition of kosode to ever be shown in the United States. Each essay, written by eight Japanese and American scholars, presents a different aspect of the subject, color, pattern and so on.
Fine in Near Fine jacket. Book. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Hardcover in dust jacket. Pale green cloth. Quarto. 351 pgs. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. 198 full color illustrations plus black & whites. Binding and contents are clean, crisp and tight. Dust jacket without soil or tears and price has not been clipped. FIRST EDITION. FINE IN A NEAR FINE DUST JACKET. If shipped outside the U.S. additional postage may be necessary.
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