B839. Lords of the Samurai: The Legacy of a Daimyo Family
B839. Lords of the Samurai: The Legacy of a Daimyo Family Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. 2009. Clothbound with dust jacket, 9 1/4 x 12 1/4″, 222 pages in English. The family is the Hosokawa, Daimyo of Higo Province and great patrons of the arts. I saw the display in San Francisco and it was wonderful. This beautiful book, in mint condition, covers the material with great photography and a very thorough text. Swords, koshirae, kodogu, armor, textiles, pottery, paintings & drawings: exceptional. 4 pounds, 1 ounce. $30.