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'BERNARD LEACH', EDITOR HAMADA SHOJI

Asahi Shimbun Publishing Company, 1966
Signed by Bernard Leach, dated 1973. 128 plates, of which 32 are coloured, original canvas binding Seibi-do/Kiyomi-do, gilt; original card box by Kato Boxing. Text in Japanese and English. Foreword by Bernard Leach, essays by Soetsu Yanagi and Shoji Hamada, and a brief chronology. Together with a copy of handwritten notes by Bernard Leach dated 1953. Together with a quantity of other books relating to Bernard Leach - 'The Unknown Craftsman', Soetsu Yanagi, Kodansha International Ltd 1972, First Edition, signed Bernard Leach 1973; 'Bernard Leach Beyond East and West', Bernard Leach, Faber & Faber 1978, First Edition, signed Bernard Leach; 'Drawings Verse and Belief', Bernard Leach, Adams & Dart 1973, First Edition, signed Bernard Leach; 'A Potter in Japan', Bernard Leach, Faber & Faber 1960, First Edition; 'A Potter's Book', Bernard Leach, Faber & Faber, 1969; 'Exhibition of the Art of Bernard Leach', The Ohara Museum of Art & Asahi Shimbun, 1980,
PROVENANCE: The Berkeley Collection

CONDITION: Lead item: Good condition, the box with some ware, other books in fair condition

Estimate :

£200 - £300

SOLD

Hammer Price:

£800

Bidding Ended :

Thursday, 15 November 2012 15:02:54

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