Ningyo: The Art of the Human Figurine (Softcover). Gunhild Avitabile.

Ningyo: The Art of the Human Figurine (Softcover)
Traditional Japanese Display Dolls from the Ayervais Collection

Japan Society Gallery, 1995. Softcover. 8.5 x 11", 95 pp., over 80 color illustrations, paper, New York, 1995. (o.p.; sl wear to corners, faint soil mark to front cover, text near fine). Item #1623
ISBN: 0913304417


A lavishly illustrated catalog of a little-studied subject. Well-written essays on the different types and history of these dolls will make this catalogue a standard reference work for many years to come. The catalog also includes additional pieces from the Peabody Essex Museum, The Newark Museum, and the Museum of the City of New York.

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