Original woodblock print illustrated book - Tachibana Yasukuni 橘保國 (1715-92) - ”Ehon noyamagusa” 画本野山草 (Picture Book of Wild Flowers) vol 3 - Japan - 1755 (Horeki 5)

Description
Original woodblock print illustrated book - Tachibana Yasukuni 橘保國 (1715-92) - ”Ehon noyamagusa” 画本野山草 (Picture Book of Wild Flowers) vol 3 - Japan - 1755 (Horeki 5)
Good condition, see description

Original woodblock print illustrated book - Tachibana Yasukuni 橘保國 (1715-92) - "Ehon noyamagusa" 画本野山草 (Picture Book of Wild Flowers) vol 3 - Japan - 1755 (Horeki 5)

Approx. 46 pages with prints in very good condition

The book is in good condition, there are stains of humidity on the bottom of the pages (see photo)

The prints are in good condition.

For another first edition from 1755, see Freer|Sackler Galleries, Smithsonian Institution: https://siris-libraries.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?index=BIB&term=893145

For a later published edition (1806), see Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: https://collections.mfa.org/objects/532139

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print illustrated book
Technique
Woodblock printing
Material
Paper
Period
1755 (Horeki 5)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Tachibana Yasukuni 橘保國 (1715-92)
Theme/ depiction
Flowers
Title of artwork
”Ehon noyamagusa” 画本野山草 (Picture Book of Wild Flowers) vol 3
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
1.2×15.9×22.6 cm
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