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Author: Shiga, Naoya
Title: Zauho: Fukyuban: Taisho 15-nenban
Place Published: Tokyo
Publisher:Zauho Kankokai
Date Published: 1926

2 volumes. Full page collotype illustrations throughout from paintings, scrolls, wall hangings, sculpture, and other media; printed on double leaves. 55x41.5 cm (21½x16¼"), wrappers, sewn, paper labels, chitsu with bone clasps, outer slipcase/folder.

Large volumes with excellent reproductions of art from the earliest times forward. The first volume covers paintings (Kaiga), the second sculptures, architecture, and gardens (Chokoku, kenchiku, teien). This is the trade edition - there was apparently a limited edition as well.


Outer folder worn, split along a seam; chitsu with some staining and wear; volumes very good to near fine, crease to front wrapper of Vol. I.

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Collotypes of Asian art in Japanese collections

Estimate $500 - $800Jun 28, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA