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Collecting Japanese Antiques By Alistair Seton

Collecting Japanese Antiques by Alistair Seton

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Summary

Providing background information on what makes Japanese aesthetics and art so different, this book provides practical and cautionary advice on evaluation, purchase, restoration and price trends. Investments guideline will appeal to new enthusiasts while comments and guidance might reawaken interest in experienced collectors.

Collecting Japanese Antiques Summary

Collecting Japanese Antiques by Alistair Seton

Collecting Japanese Antiques provides background information on what makes Japanese aesthetics and art so different, as well as practical and cautionary advice on evaluation, purchase, restoration, and price trends. Investment guidelines brief new and would-be enthusiasts on the basics of collecting, while offering comments and guidance that might reawaken interest in experienced collectors. Striking photographs highlight the beauty and craftsmanship of the items.

About Alistair Seton

Alistair Seton graduated from Oxford University and Aberdeen College of Education, and spent five years in Arab and West African countries before coming to Japan in 1972. Since then, he has taught at various universities and was a guest lecurer for eight years at Kobe University. He is a professor at Tezukayama Gakuin University. In 1993, he founded and still edits Daruma, a quarterly magazine on Japanese antiques and art. He lives in Kobe with his university professor wife and their two children.

Additional information

GOR011231031
9780804820943
0804820945
Collecting Japanese Antiques by Alistair Seton
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Tuttle Publishing
2005-01-14
240
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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