1985. Item #87295
[AUCTION CATALOGUE]. IMPORTANT JAPANESE WORKS OF ART. New York: Christie's New York, 1985. Six slim quarto volumes in a paper-covered slipcase. Full-color, glossy, photo-illustrated catalogue covers in fine condition. Illustrated throughout in color and black & white. Slip case has some minor scuffs and a small white hand-written label ("March 1985") on spine. The auctions were held over two days on 20 & 21 March 1985. A sheet of prices realized for all six auctions is laid-in at the front of the first volume. The six volumes are titled as follows: Vol. 1: Important Japanese Armor from an East Coast Collection. Lots 1-35. Sale #5834. Vol. 2: Important Japanese Sword Fittings from a Private Collection. Lots 36-129. Sale #5836. Vol. 3: Important Japanese Prints from the Collection of the late Sidney A. Tannenbaum. Lots 130-198. Sale #5838. Vol. 4: Fine Japanese Prints. (Title taken from front cover.) Lots 200-419. Sale #5840. Vol. 5: Important Japanese Works of Art from the collection of Mary Louise O'Brien. Lots 420-603. Sale #5842. Vol. 6: Fine Japanese Works of Art from the collection of Russell C. Veit and from various sources. Lots 610-967. Sale #5844. For the set:.