Book, original woodblock print - Keisai Eisen (1790–1848) - 'Buyū sakigake zue, nihen' 武勇魁図会二編 (Illustrated Famous Warriors, part 2) - ca. 1845
Buyū sakigake zue, nihen 武勇魁図会二編 (Illustrated Famous Warriors, part 2).
Illustrator: Keisai Eisen 渓斉英泉 (1790–1848).
Place of publication: Nagoya.
Publisher: Eirakuya Tōshirō.
Kōka period (1844–1847), ca. 1845.
20 folded pages, 19 of which with woodblock prints.
22 woodblock prints, including 15 diptychs.
Size: 15.8 x 22.8 cm (hanshibon).
The cover has signs of wear and a pencil note. Cord has partially loosened. Pages are very slightly thumbed at the bottom. The first text page with minor damage at the bottom. A note in ink near the bottom of the second text page. One page with a hole in it. This book is otherwise in good condition.
The book will be packaged with care and sent insured with track & trace.
- Book, Original woodblock print
- Ink, Paper
- ca. 1845
- Region/ Country of origin
- Artist/ Maker
- Keisai Eisen (1790-1848)
- Theme/ depiction
- Samurai, warrior, musha-e
- Title of artwork
- "Buyū sakigake zue, nihen" 武勇魁図会二編 (Illustrated Famous Warriors, part 2)
- Good condition, see description
- 22.8×15.8×0.8 cm