Unpaginated auction catalogue, edited by Gyoho Naito and Sukeharu Ario, of some 250 works of traditional Japanese art and craftsmanship, including paintings, sculpture, furniture, ceramics, calligraphy, decorative objects, and other items, from the fine collection put together by Baron Denzaburo Fujita in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, each item described in detail, all items shown on plates (some in color). Stout 4to. Illus. wrpps., tie-bound in the Japanese manner. Tokyo/ Osaka 1934.
Fujita was celebrated for his attempt to keep traditional Japanese art in the country during a time when much material was being bought up by Europeans visiting Japan in the early years of the 20th century. The auction was held in both Tokyo and Osaka.
Book ID: 45460