Book, Original woodblock print - Kawakami Hiroshi (1786-1865) - "Yochi shiryaku" 輿地誌略, volume 5 - 1870-80

Description
Book, Original woodblock print - Kawakami Hiroshi (1786-1865) - "Yochi shiryaku" 輿地誌略, volume 5 - 1870-80
Good condition, see description

Original woodblock print booklet with many woodblock prints by Hiroshi Kawakami (1786–1865) - Title: Yochi Shiryaku 輿地誌略, volume 5 - Woodcuts of maps and buildings in the Netherlands/France/Spain/Portugal. Many well-known buildings - Japan - 1870–80

Measurements: 25 cm x 18 cm x 1.5 cm.

The booklet is in good condition, with a light smudge here and there. The covers, binding threads and title strip are also in good condition. The booklet features three maps, of the Netherlands, France and Spain and Portugal in the same map. It also features many woodblock prints of famous Dutch, French, Spanish and Portuguese buildings. All prints were photographed. The approx. 100 pages with text have not been photographed.

The book will be shipped by registered post, in sturdy cardboard packaging. The shipment can be tracked by means of the track and trace code.

Lot details
Object
Book, Original woodblock print
Material
Paper
Period
1870-80
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Kawakami Hiroshi (1786-1865)
Title of artwork
"Yochi shiryaku" 輿地誌略, volume 5
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
25×18×1.5 cm
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