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Philipp Franz Von Sebold's Ukiyo-e Collection (3 Volume set in Original Clamshell cases) in Original Shipping Cartons by  Philipp Franz Von; Willem r Van Gulik Siebold - Hardcover - from Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB and Biblio.com

Philipp Franz Von Sebold's Ukiyo-e Collection (3 Volume set in Original Clamshell cases) in Original Shipping Cartons

by Siebold, Philipp Franz Von; Willem r Van Gulik

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Tokyo; (1978): Kodansha. Folio. In three volumes. The Ukiyo-e or Pictures of the Floating World is a uniquely Japanese art form. This set is a marvelous representation of Sebold's outstanding collection of Japanese woodblock art. Captions in Japanese & English to over 500 full page color plates, some folding . Each volume bound in white cloth, blocked in brown, lettering gilt and blind, housed within publisher's orange clamshell cases. Clamshell to volume one rubbed just a bit to front panel. A nearly pristine set in original shipping cartons. An essential reference for the collector of woodblock prints from this period.


Multi-volume Set

  • Bookseller: Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 014684
  • Title: Philipp Franz Von Sebold's Ukiyo-e Collection (3 Volume set in Original Clamshell cases) in Original Shipping Cartons
  • Author: Siebold, Philipp Franz Von; Willem r Van Gulik
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Kodansha
  • Place: Tokyo; (1978)
  • Keywords: Japanese Art Utamaro Shunsho


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