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Later Japanese lacquers Asian Art Museum, July 18-November 15, 1987. by Asian Art Museum of San Francisco.

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  • Asian Art Museum of San Francisco -- Exhibitions.,
  • Lacquer and lacquering -- Japan -- History -- Edo period, 1600-1868 -- Exhibitions.

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ContributionsKakudo, Yoshiko., Lee, So Kam Ng.
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Pagination[14] p. :
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22944270M

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