DE YOUNG MUSEUM: Art Treasures From Japan: A Special Loan Exhibition in Commemoration of the Signing of the Peace Treaty in San Francisco, September 1951. M.H. De Young Memorial Museum, 1951

Heil, Walter; Takahashi, Seiichiro. Art Treasures From Japan: A Special Loan Exhibition in Commemoration of the Signing of the Peace Treaty in San Francisco, September 1951. M.H. De Young Memorial Museum, 1951. Unmarked. Some edge wear. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26526) $12.00

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Color Frontispiece (Peony and Plum Blossoms by Kaihoku Yusho) and many B/W illustrations. Summarizes the periods in the art history of Japan. Preface by Seiichiro Takahashi and Foreword by Walter Heil.

KAEPPLER, A: B. P. Bishop Museum

Kaeppler, Adrienne. B. P. Bishop Museum. The Bishop Museum, 1974. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26522) $10.00

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Founded by Princess Pauahi (1831-1884) as a memorial to her husband Charles Reed Bishop (1822-1915). Text in English and Japanese. Lavishly illustrated. Design and photography by Bruce Erickson. 32p.

ONISHI, H: Immortals and Sages: Paintings from Ryoanji Temple

Onishi, Hiroshi; Oba, Takemitsu; Castile, Sondra. Immortals and Sages: Paintings from Ryoanji Temple. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26519) $12.00

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Lavishly illustrated. Views of the garden and the artwork. Also includes a plan and pictorial scheme of the Ryoanji Hojo. 56p. Notes.

Important examples of Momoyama figure painting from the Zen Temple of Ryoanji where they had once decorated a room facing onto a 15th century rock garden. Also includes aerial view of Kyoto.

Reprinted from the Summer 1993 Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin.

LEINS, I: Celts: Art and Identity (British Museum, 2015)

Leins, Ian. Celts: Art and Identity. London: British Museum, 2015. ISBN: 9780714128375. Unmarked. Like New. Paperback. (#26516) $22.00

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Beautifully illustrated. Accompanied the Celts: Art and Identify exhibition at the British Museum (24 September 2015-31 January 2016. Topics include a connected Europe, the impact of Rome, the Christian World and more. Bibliography. 56p.

ASIAN ART MUSEUM: China’s Terracotta Warriors: The First Emperor’s Legacy (February 22-May 27, 2103)

China's Terracotta Warriors: The First Emperor's Legacy (February 22-May 27, 2103), coverAsian Art Museum. China’s Terracotta Warriors: The First Emperor’s Legacy (February 22-May 27, 2103). The Examiner and the Asian Art Museum, 2013. Unmarked. Very Good. Tabloid. (#26514) $15.00

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Tabloid style booklet that accompanied this February 22-May 27, 2013 exhibition at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco. Articles on the exhibition and the museum. Illustrated throughout. Advertisements. 24p.

HAGLER, KB: American Queen Anne Furniture (1720-1755)

Hagler, Katharine Bryant. American Queen Anne Furniture (1720-1755). Dearborn, MI: Greenfield Village and Henry Ford Museum, 1976. Unmarked. Extensively illustrated in B/W. 52p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26497) $16.00

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A look furniture in the Greenfield Village and the Henry Ford Museum’s major collection. Organized by geographical region: Boston and the North, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia, the South. The most distinctive feature of the Queen Anne period was the use of curves.

JARROLD: American Museum Claverton Manor–Bath

American Museum Claverton Manor--Bath, book cover American Museum Claverton Manor–Bath. Jarrold and Sons, 1975. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26477) $10.00

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The American Museum in Britain is based at Claverton Manor, near Bath, England. It resides in a house, designed by Jeffry Wyatville, architect to George IV. Sir Winston Churchill delivered his first political speech here on 26 July 1897.

American Museum Claverton Manor--Bath, inside page