Japanese netsuke in Oxford: from the Ashmolean Museum, Pitt Rivers Museum and the Museum of the History of Science
Oliver R. Impey, Ashmolean Museum, Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford. Museum of the History of Science
Ashmolean Museum, 1987 - Antiques & Collectibles - 48 pages
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