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Author: Honosuke Hayashi
Title: Three albums with woodblock prints depicting Japanese craftsmen and artisans engaged in their trades
Place Published: Tokyo
Publisher:Kikkana Hirofumi-kan
Date Published: 1918
Description:


3 volumes. With 24 color woodblock prints mounted on thick leaves.45x32 cm (17¾x12½"), boards.



Revealing color woodblocks capturing the activities of craftsmen and artisans, including makers of bamboo blinds, architects, embroiderers, painters, basket-makers, etc.

Condition

Some rubbing to boards mainly at edges; darkening within most noticeable to the interleaves; very good overall.

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Woodblocks of Japanese craftsmen & artisans

Estimate $1,500 - $2,500Jun 28, 2018
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