Book, Original woodblock print - Kono Bairei (1844-1895) - "Kōgyō zushiki shohen" 工業図式初編 (Sketches for Artisans, vol. 1) - 1883 (Meiji 16)

Description
Book, Original woodblock print - Kono Bairei (1844-1895) - "Kōgyō zushiki shohen" 工業図式初編 (Sketches for Artisans, vol. 1) - 1883 (Meiji 16)
Good condition, see description

Book, Original woodblock print - Kono Bairei (1844-1895) - "Kōgyō zushiki shohen" 工業図式初編 (Sketches for Artisans, vol. 1) - 1883 (Meiji 16)

Kōgyō zushiki shohen工業図式初編 (Sketches for Artisans, vol. 1)

Illustrator: Kōno Bairei 幸野 楳 (1844-1895)

Preface: Kanagaki Robun 假名垣 魯文 (1829-1894).

Publisher: Ōkura Magobei, Tokyo

Meiji 16 (1883)

Volume 1 of 5.
Complete.

22 folded pages, of which 20 tinted woodblock prints in three colours (black, grey and vermilion). Including 2 diptychs.

Condition: Cover has very minor signs of wear. Title vignette is largely missing. First page with a pencil note in the margin. Other than that, the booklet is in good condition.

The booklet will be packaged with care and sent insured with Track & Trace.

Lot details
Object
Book, Original woodblock print
Material
Ink, Paper
Period
1883 (Meiji 16)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Kono Bairei (1844-1895)
Title of artwork
"Kōgyō zushiki shohen" 工業図式初編 (Sketches for Artisans, vol. 1)
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
12.2×18.2×1 cm
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