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Lot 0247
Author: Uemura, Bonr? & Tadao Takamizawa
Title: [The Collection of Japanese Naked Body Art]
Place Published: [Tokyo?]
Publisher:[Takamizawa Woodblock Printing Press
Date Published: 1931

[16] pp. text + 82 plates from woodblocks, paintings, lithographs, etc., a few double-page, 1 folding; interleaves with descriptive text in Japanese. 30.2x22 cm (12x8¾"), cloth, jacket, slipcase.

Illustrations of the female figure, most partially clothed, from works by Hokusai, Katsuchica and other Ukiyo-e artists. On the spine of the jacket is inked "La Forme Humaine dans l'Art Japonais."


Slipcase with some rubbing, darkening and wear; jacket darkened, spine foot chipped, some staining; some edge wear to covers; very good or better in good jacket and slipcase.

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Female form by Japanese artists

Estimate $300 - $500Jun 28, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA