Lot 260

Japanese Illustration.- Bunrei (Maekawa)

Bunrei Gafu, 33 double-page coloured woodcuts of birds and plants, Japan paper, very minor spotting, stitched, original stamped cloth, [Hobusho-kai], [Yokohama], [1885]; Benesch (Otto) Sharaku Hokusai Hiroshige. Die Spätmeister des japanischen Holzschnitts, 62 tipped-in lithographs, cloth, Otto Lorenz, Vienna, [c.1925]; Graf (O. and C.) Japanisches Gespensterbuch, 142 plates, some foxing, cloth, decorated endpapers, Union Deutsch, Stuttgart, 1925; Kurth (Julius) Die Primitiven des Japanholzschnitts, 42 plates (4 tipped-in), quarter leather over patterned paper, W. Jess, Dresden, 1922; Loewenstein (F.E.) Die Handzeichnungen der Japanischen Holzschnittmeister, 29 plates (some tipped-in, 1 loose), quarter cloth with gilt paper, C.F. Schultz, Plauen, 1922; Succo (Friedrich) Katsukawa Shunsho (Haruaki), 45 lithograph plates (some tipped-in), quarter cloth over gilt paper, C.F. Schultz, Plauen, 1922; Tuer (Andrew) The Book of Delightful and Strange Designs… of the Japanese Stencil Cutter, FIRST and LIMITED EDITION (unspecified limitation), 1 stencil plate, little browning, quarter cloth over blue boards, paper label to cover, Leadenhall Press, [1893]; with other 3 works on similar subjects, v.s. (10) [not subject to return]

Estimate: £250-£300