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Ukiyo- Paintings, Japanese & Chinese Color-prints, The S. H. Mori Collection, Gookin, Frederick William

Author Name    Gookin, Frederick William

Title   Ukiyo- Paintings, Japanese & Chinese Color-prints, The S. H. Mori Collection

Binding   Decorative Boards

Book Condition   Good Minus

Edition   First Edition

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Publisher   New York, New York, U.S.A. American Art Association 1926

Seller ID   007117

A catalog of Japanese ukiyo-e prints from the collection of S. H. Mori, sold December 9-10, 1926. Printed and bound in USA. Approximately 9.75 x 6.75 inches. Mottled orange Japan paper over hardboards. The spine is partly perished and detaching. Paper labels, both very scuffed, to the front board and to the spine. Wear along the corners. Unnumbered pages detailing 497 lots. With 103 halftone plates. A very clean copy. A Good Minus copy. Scarce in any condition. The sale is widely regarded as one of the most important sales of the first half of the 20th century of Japanese color prints. So listed at p. 11, The Evolution of Ukiyo: The Artistic, Economic and Social Significance of Japanese Wood-Block Prints, by Takahashi Sei-Ichiro, 1955.

Price = 95.00 USD

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