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

Description
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
Good condition, see description

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.

Lot details
Object
Book, Original woodblock print
Material
Ink, Paper
Period
ca. 1845
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
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)
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
22.8×15.8×0.8 cm
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