Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全). Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎.
Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全)
Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全)
Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全)
Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全)
Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全)
Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全)
Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全)
Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全)
Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全)

Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全)

Item #90653
ISBN: PRINT

Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 Hokusai Manga 北斎漫画 Vol 9 九編 (全) This volume of original woodblock prints by Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760-1849) is bound Japanese style, fukuro-toji with a printed title label on the upper left of the front wrapper. The manga, or sketches, are in black, gray, and light peach with Japanese text on some pages. Single to multiple woodcuts per page depict people, buildings, animals, mythical creatures, natural elements, and designs. The original, complete set has 15 volumes and comprises thousands of his images. For publisher information references see "Eirakuya Toshiro, Publisher at Nagoya: A contribution to the History of Publishing in 19th century Japan" by Matthi Forrer.

Vol 9 九編 (全) is 22.7 x 15.7cm with gray wrappers and 29 cho of original woodcuts. Bound Japanese style, fukuro-toji with a printed title label on the upper left of the front wrapper. No advertisements or colophon. Woodcuts, preface, and title page correspond with NDL online copy from Meiji 11 [1878]. Second edition (Forrer p. 21).

Dust soiling of wrappers. Threads are broken in places so pages are detaching. Penciled writing on title slip, front wrapper, and inside wrappers. Damage to top of title slip. Toning to pages. Overall, a good to very good copy. Impressions are generally fair, with a few a bit better. (Forrer p. 21). Dust soiling of wrappers. Threads are broken in places so pages are detaching. Pencilled writing on title slip, front wrapper and inside wrappers. Damage to top of title slip. Toning to pages.

Price: $250.00

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