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The Art of the Japanese Print Vol. 4: Ukiyoe III -- Utamaro - Toyokuni

by Shibui, Kiyoshi

Condition: Good +/No Dj.

Japan: Kodansha, 1960. No additional printings indicated. Hardcover. Good +/No Dj.. 4to. 208pp. Cream cloth covered boards with black Japanese lettering on upper board and spine. Includes gilt Kodansha logo embossed on upper board. Boards lightly warped with bumping to corners and soilng to surface. Small ding on spine. Text block toned with creasing to corners. Former owner's name and date on ffep. Includes beautiful, tipped in color plates and B&W reproductions. Text in Japanese, however there is also a listing of the illustrations with titles in English to the rear. Extra shipping may apply, especially internationally due to the weight and size of publication.

  • Bookseller: Downtown Books & News US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1844
  • Title: The Art of the Japanese Print Vol. 4: Ukiyoe III -- Utamaro - Toyokuni
  • Author: Shibui, Kiyoshi
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good +
  • Jacket condition: No Dj.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: No additional printings indicated
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Japan: Kodansha
  • Date published: 1960
  • Bookseller catalogs: Art;


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