Lot 132 of 364:
Photos of Japanese Imperial ceremony 1915  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
"Taisho 4 nen. Dairei shashin cho" [Taisho era 4, photographs of Imperial ceremony, 1915]
Author:
Dairei-shi
Place:
Tokyo
Publisher:
Shinbi Shoin
Date:
1917
Description:

Approx. 135 collotype plates, most from photographs, a few of paintings and screeds; several folding plans/diagrams; tissue guards with captions. 28x28.5 cm (11x15¼"), red cloth stamped in gilt leather spine.

Photographs of the impressive 1915 Japanese Imperial ceremonies for the accession, with many parades on horseback, etc. The chitsu is present, but worn, split into pieces, and incomplete.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Volume spine rubbed, ends chipped; internally very good or better.
 
Item number:
282079
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