Set of books on Japanese Prints Set of books on Japanese Prints Set of books on Japanese Prints Set of books on Japanese Prints

Set of books on Japanese Prints

Published by Book Club of California, San Francisco, 1965
Soft cover
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Folio. Four volumes: "Figure Prints of Old Japan." 1959. (110)ff., + 52 plates. One of 400 copies. "Landscape Prints of Old Japan." 1960. (110)ff., + 50 plates. One of 450 copies. "Ukiyo-e: The Floating World." 1962. (92)ff., + 28 plates. One of 400 copies. "Twelve Woodblock Prints of Kitagawa Utamaro, Illustrating the Process of Silk Culture." 1965. (36)ff., + 12 plates. One of 450 copies. These four volumes make up a complete set of Grabhorn Press monographs about Japanese prints of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, with prints from the collection of Edwin and Marjorie Grabhorn. The tipped-in plates were reproduced in collotype, using linoleum blocks for color. These lovely books were major collaborations between the Grabhorn Press and the Book Club of California, and Edwin Grabhorn considered this set to be one of his masterworks. All are fine copies in cloth-backed decorated boards. "Ukiyo-e" and "Utamaro" are in fine original dust wrappers. (Harlan 611, 619, 638, 652, and II, p. xix). Bookseller Inventory # 9292

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Title: Set of books on Japanese Prints

Publisher: Book Club of California, San Francisco

Publication Date: 1965

Binding: Soft cover

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Owned and operated by Anne and David Bromer, who have been in the business of fine books for nearly half a century, Bromer Booksellers specializes in rare and beautiful books. We carry a diverse selection of highlights in literature, illustrated books, finely printed books, and special artistic bindings, and we are noted for our fine selection of miniature books. We invite you to search or browse our entire inventory here, or please contact us directly if you wish to consult with our staff to find the perfect rare book for you.

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