Record number 05/4484
Author Leighton, John, 1822 - 1912
TitleOn Japanese Art. A Discourse Delivered At The Royal Institution Of Great Britain May 1. 1863. by John Leighton F.S.A., M.R.I., &c.
ImprintLondon:: Privately Printed (50. Copies. Only.), (1863)
Physical Description[4], 16 p.: illus.; 390 mm.
Content Format Note[T.p., dedic.] - [Text].
Summary NoteA title-variant appears in the caption title: 'Japanese Art. Illustrated By Native Examples'. No publication-date is given on the title-page, but the printed dedication and the inscription both carry the date of 1863.
Responsibility NoteThe few, small, in-text illustrations are unsigned.

The work is dedicated by John Leighton to Sir Rutherford Alcock.
SubjectArt, Japanese - Japan - History
Lectures - Great Britain - London - 19th century
Binding Note19th-century paper-covered boards; red papered spine.
ProvenanceThe title-page is inscribed in ink, 'With the Author's Compliments - June 1863'. The cover is inscribed in ink, 'The Royal Academy Of Arts. London.'
Contributors Leighton, John, 1822 - 1912, publisher, previous owner, donor
Alcock, Rutherford, 1809 - 1897, dedicatee
Royal Institution of Great Britain
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