Japanese Export Furniture

with
Particular emphasis on the Meiji Era (1868- 1912)

Contents


Acknowledgements

Chapter I ÉÉÉ.. Introduction

Chapter II ÉÉÉ.. Pre-Meiji Export Furniture and its Historical Context
a.Namban Period (1549 - 1639)
b. Komo Period (c.1639 - c.1854)

Chapter III ÉÉÉ. Social Context in the Meiji Era
a. The Reopening of Japan
b. Western Style Furniture produced in Japan for Domestic Use
c. Western Style Furniture exported from Japan
d. Japonisme and the Aesthetic Movement

Chapter IV ÉÉÉ Meiji Export Furniture
a. Lacquer Furniture
b. Marquetery and Parquetery Furniture
c. Carved Wood Furniture
d. Furniture Decorated with Cloisonne Enamels

Chapter V ÉÉÉ. Conclusions

Appendix
a. Footnotes
b. Select Bibliography
c. List of Illustrations
d. Glossary
e. Chronological Table


PS: The numbers between the brackets( ) in the text of the chapters refer to footnotes,
you can find them in the appendix .

copyright © Yumiko Yamamori 1999

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