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Four Japanese Art Books  

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Four books on Japanese woodblock prints.

Various authors

Various places


Various dates


Four books on Japanese woodblock prints and their artists, all illustrated.


  • Noguchi, Yone. Hiroshige. Illustrated with 99 plates, incl. 7 in color (incl. folding frontis.). 12¼x8½, pictorial Japan-bound rice paper wrappers, cloth portfolio, bone clasps. First Edition. (Near fine). London, NY & Tokyo: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner ; E. Weyhe; Kyo Kwan, 1934.
  •  Japanese Art: Heian Period (794-1192). Profusely illus. incl. folding and tipped-in plates. 11¼x9¾, red silk cloth, spine lettered in black, slipcase. First Edition. (Fine). Tokyo: Dainippon Ink & Chemicals, c.1970's.
  • Gentles, Margaret. Masters of the Japanese Print, Moronobu to Utamaro. Illus. throughout. 9½x8½, cloth, jacket. (Very good). First Edition. NY: Asia Society, 1964.
  • Thompson, Sarah. Utagawa Kuniyoshi. The Sixty-nine Stations of the Kisokaido. Illus. throughout. 9¾x7¼, cloth, jacket. First Edition. (Near fine). 2009.

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