Epochs of Chinese and Japanese Art: An Outline History of East Asiatic Design (Two Volumes, Complete)

Epochs of Chinese and Japanese Art: An Outline History of East Asiatic Design (Two Volumes, Complete)

By: Fenollosa, Ernest F.

Price: $250.00


New and Revised Edition (1913), with Copious Notes by Professor Petrucci. Publisher's half yellow cloth over brown paper-covered boards, gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering on brown panels on covers, fore and bottom edges deckle. Profusely illustrated in color and B&W with full-page, tissue-protected plates. This book is still regarded as the essential and definitive survey of eastern art. It explains the genre's progress over almost 5,000 years, with classifications of time and style periods. A first edition was published in October of 1912, but this revised edition, published in October of 1913, is preferred. . Rear hinge on Volume II (only) starting, unmarked, tight, square and clean; both volumes in Mylar. NEAR FINE. . Color and B&W Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall. xxxvii, 204; xiv, 235 pp

Title: Epochs of Chinese and Japanese Art: An Outline History of East Asiatic Design (Two Volumes, Complete)

Author: Fenollosa, Ernest F.

Categories: Art, Antiques & Photography, Illustrated Books, Art,

Edition: Second Revised Edition. First Printing

Publisher: New York and London, Frederick A. Stokes Company and William Heinemann, 1913

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 22821

Keywords: Chinese Art Japanese art Volume 2 East Asiatic Design History