Yoshii Seisen : Natorigusa ? [Book on Kimono patterns], Kyoto, 1901

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Yoshii Seisen : Natorigusa ? [Book on Kimono patterns], Kyoto, 1901

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( Woodblock printed book)

Artist:  Yoshii Seisen – Natorigusa ? [Book on Kimono patterns]. Publisher: Honda Unkindo, Kyoto, Meiji 34 (1901). 

34 color woodblock full page illustrations + 1 page with text, Japanese style paper wrappers with stab binding, handwritten title to front cover, some of the Japanese folded sheets have been opened, light soiling mostly in the margins. This copy was obviously used for the design inspiration.

25 x 17,5 cm, 34 pp. with ink, colour, silver ill. (cover worn with stains). Images with good outlines and colours.