Title Collection Ch. Haviland, Estampes Japonaises, Albums illustrés des Maîtres de l'Ukiyoyé
Book Condition Good
Size Folio - over 12" - 15" tall
Publisher Paris, France Hôtel Drouot 1923
Seller ID 007023
Ce n'est pas une édition bilingue. Texte en français uniquement, pas en anglais. This is not a bilingual edition. Text in French only, not in English. Printed in Paris. 12.25 x 9 inches. A paperback with European over-wrappers. The over-wrappers and the first signature have detached from the text block. The remaining signatures are gradually loosening. Unbumped spine head and tail, with gently bumped lower front corner. With 107 numbered pages and with numerous B&W plates corresponding to various lot numbers. A small bookplate to the front cover and also to reverse of the front cover. All pages are somewhat age-toned. Else a clean copy, inside and out. The plain over-wrappers are brown and are printed in black lettering. A Good Plus copy. Also included is a pristine admissions card to the sale. This catalog details 562 lots of Japanese prints, illustrated books and paintings. From the private library of Herbert McLean Evans. Evans [1882-1971] was a highly regarded U.S. anatomist and embryologist. He was an ardent collector of rare books and of Japanese ukiyo-e prints.