19. Item #82065
[WOODBLOCK ALBUM]. O^SAKA-JO^ HAKKEI [EIGHT VIEWS OF OSAKA CASTLE]. Oblong folio [25 x 35 cm], orihon in stiff silk-covered boards with a printed paper title label. Interspersed with text is a group of interesting color woodcuts depicting traditional views of Osaka Castle during the early 17th century from various precincts of the city.One may only say that Osaka has changed in the interim. A prewar production, it would seem.