Stock ID #162325
95 full page colour plates showing rice straw rugs. Each image has a printed number below it which appears to be the stock number of the rug, several printed numbers have a second label with a new number laid down on to it. A few leaves are stamped H. Yamamoto & Co, Kobe on the verso. Original black paper wrappers titled in English on upper cover, blue string tie. Wrappers a little chipped in places, professionally laid down on with new spine. Very good. 13.8 x 19.5cm. Catalogue of Japanese "rugs" or small decorative tatami mats for sale to a Westerner, likely British market. Instead of being the single straw coloured mat that most people will be familiar with the examples in this sales catalogue are all coloured with striking patterns. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 162325).
Price: $1,300.00 AU