GREAT REFERENCE BOOK ON JAPANESE LACQUERWORK - Lavishly illustrated with photographs of outstanding examples of lacquerwork; this book is an English translation by Annie R. De Wassermann from the German originally published in 1967. It clarifies the evolution of shape, design and style from prehistoric to present times. The appendixes contain notes, a list of dated objects from 764 to 1964, a glossary of Japanese descriptive terms, a list of Japanese artists and technical terms with corresponding Japanese characters, a bibliography and an index. THE BOOK is in very good condition, BUT IT IS A LIBRARY DISCARD, and is marked as such. Condition: Very Good; Circa: 1976; Heigth: 10''; Width: 7''