New York: Excalibur Books, 1981. First American edition. Folio. Profusely illustrated in color and black-and-white. Original black cloth; original pictorial dust jacket (slightest rubbing). Near fine / very good. Item #400148
FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, following the revised English translation of 1968 (it was originally published in French in 1958). The work is arranged chronologically, including essays on style, materials, influence, background, etc., and includes both Western and Eastern subjects.