Pikaso Sobyōshū ピカソ素描集 [Picasso Drawing Collection]
1936. Item #90978
Pikaso Sobyōshū ピカソ素描集 [Picasso Drawing Collection] - Atelier Magazine 13 #7 アトリエ 第十三巻 第七号. Atelier Shahan アトリエ社版. June, Showa 11 . 26 x 19cm art magazine, this volume being Picasso, published in June of Showa 11 . Vol 13 Issue 5 of Atelier magazine アトリエ published by Atelier Shahan アトリエ社版. Beige front wrappers with the title ‘Picasso” in purple at the top and “54 Dessins アトリエ社版” in dark green at the bottom. Decorated title page and a color reproduction of a Picasso artwork on the verso of inside free endpaper. Table of Contents, which gives the title Pikaso Sobyōshū ピカソ素描集 [Picasso Drawing Collection], is followed by a full page blue and white line drawing and Japanese text interspersed with small line drawings (pp. 9-25) and 54 full and half page black and white reproductions of Picasso’s drawings. Afterword on p. 27 and colophon on p. 28. Page  is an unnumbered page on the verso of p. 25. 15.5 x 6.4cm ticket in Japanese for the 15th “Independence” art exhibition (第１５回日本アンデパンダン展) held from Feb 18th - March 2nd 1962 is laid in. The exhibition continues to be held today, with the 75th annual exhibition held in spring 2022. Ticket is worn on the left side where it was inserted into the binding of the book.
Toning of covers and foxing throughout. Wear to covers with fading and tears along binding on front cover. Missing dust jacket.