1934. Item #90570
Nakagawa Yūtarō 中川雄太郎, et al, artists. Kaketa-Tsubo Vol かけた壺 第19号 Block cut magazine Vol.19. Nakagawa Yūtarō 中川雄太郎, editor. Ryūnan Geijutsu Kenkyūkai, publisher. 昭和八 Showa 8 1934 [i.e.1933]. Single volume 26.5 x 24cm bound as a periodical and opening western style. Color and black and white woodcuts ranging in size from approx 16 x 12cm to approx 8 x 13.5cm. 9 pages with an original woodblock print tipped in. Front wrapper decorated with an original woodcut by the editor, Nakagawa Yūtarō 中川雄太郎, as well as two by him on a single sheet on page 5, one on page 6 and one printed on the Table of Contents page. This issue is from the personal library of artist and contributor 山田繁 Yamada Shigeru; a paper slip with his name in Japanese is laid down on the rear wrapper.
Monthly magazine by editor and artist Nakagawa Yūtarō 中川雄太郎 (1910 - 1975). Each woodblock is done by a different artist and identified, with the title of the work, in the Table of Contents. Contributors include Suzuki Shin 鈴木信 (page 1), Yamada Shigeru 山田繁 (page 8) and Urata Giichi 浦田儀一 (page 4). In a 46 x 34cm purple fabric-covered folio with printed title in gold and housed in an approx 47 x 34.7cm cardboard wrap around box with printed title.
Starting to detach at spine. Hole on front wrapper on edge of artwork and on rear wrapper near the spine. Foxing on backing paper of some pages.