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Sharaku, A Complete Collection. Reproduction by the Adachi Institute of Woodcut Prints

Sharaku, A Complete Collection. Reproduction by the Adachi Institute of Woodcut Prints by Teruji Yoshida and Toshusai Sharaku. Essay by Ichitaro Kondo. Edited by Toyohisa Adachi who supervised the making of the woodblock printed facsimile reproductions

OFFERING: : An extraordinary publishing endeavor, more than ten years in the making, the two issued deluxe volumes with texts i...

$2,100.00
Sansui Kikan

Sansui Kikan by Fuchigami Kyokko

OFFERING: Volume II of the seminal travel guide on the natural wonders of the Inland Sea of Japan, this volume devoted to except...

$450.00
THE JAPANESE PRINT  AN INTERPRETATION

THE JAPANESE PRINT AN INTERPRETATION by Wright, Frank Lloyd

Chicago: The Ralph Fletcher Seymour Co., 1912. Tan Japanese paper over boards, lettered in dark blue, with abstract Crane devic...

$5,850.00
Metropolitan Seminars In Art (Twelve Volume Set & Three Volume Set)

Metropolitan Seminars In Art (Twelve Volume Set & Three Volume Set) by John Canaday

This set of twelve volume books and three volume books is in fair condition. The covers, corners, edges and spines are worn. The...

$350.00
The Floral Art Of Japan: Being A Second And Revised Edition Of The Flowers Of Japan And The Art Of Floral Arrangement

The Floral Art Of Japan: Being A Second And Revised Edition Of The Flowers Of Japan And The Art Of Floral Arrangement by CONDER, Josiah [1852-1920]

Tokyo: Printed By The Shiuyei Sha; Published By Kelly And Walsh Limited, Yokohama, Shangai, Hongkong, And Singapore, 1899. Seco...

$1,000.00
Japan Described and Illustrated By the Japanese Written By Eminent Japanese Authorities and Scholars

Japan Described and Illustrated By the Japanese Written By Eminent Japanese Authorities and Scholars by Brinkley, Captain F. (editor)

Boston, MA: (1897-98): J.B. Millet Co. Folio. 15 section (volume) set, 260 illustrations which includes 30 albumen photographs ...

$1,000.00
Kenchiku o kataru (Talking Architecture, conversations with students)

Kenchiku o kataru (Talking Architecture, conversations with students) by Ando Tadao

OFFERING: An important Tadao Ando text with an original, signed architectural sketch, done without inscription for an unnamed re...

$107.50
Japanese Wood-Block Printing

Japanese Wood-Block Printing by Yoshida, Hiroshi

Hardback. Very Good/Fair. Sanseido Company Ltd., Tokyo and Osaka, 1939, only edition; 4o, pp xi, [ii], 136; light brown raw si...

£499.00
HANSHIN MEISHO-ZUE

HANSHIN MEISHO-ZUE by [SKETCHTOUR GENRE] Kanao Bun'endô, publisher

1916. [SKETCHTOUR GENRE] Kanao Bun'endô, publisher. HANSHIN MEISHO-ZUE A folding album of 24 (of 30) prints - oban si...

$6,500.00
Shigeo Fukuda: Great Works. IDEA Special Issue November 1991.

Shigeo Fukuda: Great Works. IDEA Special Issue November 1991. by Fukuda Shigeo

OFFERING: The first Shigeo Fukuda retrospective publication, produced with his supervision and beautifully laid out with separat...

$180.00
Bansho Shasei Hinagata (How to sketch from Nature)

Bansho Shasei Hinagata (How to sketch from Nature) by Takizawa Kiyoshi

OFFERING: The first issue of Volume II from the rare two volumes painting instruction manual, the first preface page and final p...

$180.00
Fables choisies de J.-P. Claris de Florian, illustrées par des artistes japonais sous la direction de P. Barboutau. Première série. Deuxième série.

Fables choisies de J.-P. Claris de Florian, illustrées par des artistes japonais sous la direction de P. Barboutau. Première série. Deuxième série. by Florian, Jean-Pierre Claris de - Barboutau, Pierre (ed.) - Ka-no Tomo-nobou ; Kadji-ta Han-ko ; Kou-bo-ta To-soui (ill.)

Tokyo: Marpon et Flammarion, 1895. Livre. Illus. by Ka-no Tomo-nobou ; Kadji-ta Han-ko ; Kou-bo-ta To-soui. Très bon. Car...

€950.00
[MASTERPIECES Of The Japanese Woodblock Print] [Cover Title in Japanese]

[MASTERPIECES Of The Japanese Woodblock Print] [Cover Title in Japanese]

np: np, [c1900]. folio. 36 tipped-in colour woodblock prints after Isoda Koryusai, Hiroshige Ando, Shotei Watanabe, Tosa Mitsuo...

$2,000.00
Chikuden Gafu

Chikuden Gafu by Tanomura Chikuden and Izawa Yasuji

OFFERING: With his mastery of Bunjinga landscape composition and treatment of literati themes, Chikuden developed an original pa...

$175.00



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