Catalogue of National Treasures of Nara & Notes on Shippo by Various artists

1) 'Catalogue of National Treasures in Nara Museum, Sculptures' (portfolio of loose pieces, with text in Japanese and English, possibly 125 plates), contained in a specially made silk brocade-covered box; 2) 'Notes on Shippo' (a sequel to Japanese enamels) by James L Bowes, published 1895.

Details

Acquired in:
1947
Bequeathed by:
W B Sutherland through The Art Fund

Provenance

The Sutherland bequest.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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