Title [Japanese Color Woodblock Print Book] Bijutsu Sekai
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher 1891 (Meiji 24)
Seller ID 005433
4to. 25 by 16 cm. 34 pages, 26 of which have fine woodblock prints, a few in brilliant color, most in a more muted color or partially colored. A highlight might be regarded as the print of a Kabuki actor by Kunichika, in part because of its vivid coloring. Otherwise, prints are various, including as subjects cats and dogs, chickens, other birds, monkey, genre human scenes, etc. Soiling on cover. Newer thread used to bind. Moderate soiling and wear within.