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Description

1st item: Kanenari Akatsuki (1793/4 - 1861): Awaji No Kuni Meisho Zue (Famous views of Awaji Island) with Ukiyo-e landscape illustrations by Hanzan Matsukawa (fl. 1850-82) and Kosa Urukawa. 5 woodblock printed volumes, ink on paper, beige printed silk covers with teal silk thread binding. Circa 1894. Books measure 8 1/2" x 11 3/4". Preserved in a blue slipcase, 4" x 11 3/4" x 9".

Condition

All volumes with small amount of bookworm damage, including to covers. Some light staining to some covers. Minimal toning/foxing.

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Akatsuki - Woodblock views of Awaji no Kuni

Estimate $700 - $900Jan 25, 2020
Starting Price $350
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