Title One hundred and Ninety-eight Japanese Prints from the Collections of Dr. J. Clarence Webster of Chicago, Ill., and W.P. Ralph Southern of London, England
Book Condition Very Good Minus
Edition First Edition
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher New York, New York, U.S.A. The Anderson Galleries 1920
Seller ID 007042
Sale no. 1540 of The Anderson Galleries, December 2nd, 1920. With prices realized noted in pencil in the margins. 9 x 6 inches. Plain beige wrappers with black-stamped lettering. Half-inch vertical tears along the spine head and tail, minor. With 27 numbered pages of text, listing in detail 198 lots offered for sale. With four pages of monochrome plates depicting various Japanese woodblock prints. A fairly clean copy and rated as a Very Good Minus copy. Very scarce. 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.