Namban Works of Art for the Japanese, Portuguese and Dutch Markets.
Introduction and entries by Teresa Canepa. Articles by Alexandra Curvelo, Christiaan J.A. Jörg, Pedro Cancela de Abreu, Miho Kitagawa
Published by Jorge Welsh Books, London and Lisbon, January, 2008, 354 págs, 250 colour illustrations.
This impressive catalogue explores 48 exceptional pieces of namban art made for Western markets. Many of the namban objects discussed are of important historical relevance. They illustrate the short, but eventfull period of the Western presence in Japan.