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The hare with amber eyes: a hidden inheritance

The hare with amber eyes: a hidden inheritance

De Waal, Edmund

264 wood and ivory carvings of animals, plants and people, none of them larger than a matchbox; apprentice potter Edmund de Waal was entranced by the collection when he first encountered it in the Tokyo apartment of his great uncle Iggie. When he inherited them, he discovered that they unlocked a story larger than he could have imagined

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Vintage, 2011
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Statement of responsibility: Edmund de Waal
ISBN: 0099539551, 9780099539551
Note: Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2010.
Physical Description: 354 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Jewish families Europe History.; Ephrussi, Charles, 1849-1905 Art collections.; De Waal, Edmund Family.; Biography.; Netsukes Private collections.; Ephrussi family.