1818. Item #89310
[EHON] Yamaguchi SOKEN, artist. SOKEN SANSUI GAFU. Heian [Kyoto]: Bunka 15 . 2 volumes, 26.1 x 18.7 cm, patterned paper covers, original printed title slips, bound Japanese-style, fukuro toji. The covers and slips are quite fresh. See Mitchell, p.499., has So^ken's seal on the colophon page and the publishing information on the inside back cover, as in the Mitchell copy. An early printing. See also Hillier, volume one, pp.537-9. Very good condition overall. A handsome and important book of landscapes printed with great elegance. Soken was one of Maruyama O^kyo^'s greatest disciples. 2 vols., complete in a custom clasped chitsu case.