1860. Item #89925
[EHON] Maruyama ÔKYO. ÔKYO GAFU [EN-OO GAFU] 2 vols.. n.d., n.p., String-bound Japanese-style, fukuro-toji. With light colors and very good impressions. The original edition was published by Yoshida Shimbei in 1837. This copy, however, has neither title page nor colophon. The covers, with a subtle blindstamped vegetal pattern, are yellow and the title labels are printed in brown/purple on white. Resembles the copy "B", printed in 1860, at Mitchell 251,2 save that it has no colophon and is published by Hishiya Magobei of Kyo^to. This copy overall captures the visual impact of this scarce and important work. Enclosed in a custom clasped chitsu case.