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EISHIRO ABE Toshiko editor Ikeda

The Hand Made Paper of Izumo No Kami

Shimane, Eishiro Abe, 1952. 23 x 16,5 cm. With 16 tipped-in paper samples and 11 photographic plates showing various aspects of paper manufacture. Several essays on paper-making, in Japanese. Tipped-in table of contents and title in English, paper-covered boards, decorative endpapers, jacket, Two leaflets laid in. Cased in handdecorated paper-covered box. The cover, endpapers and title designed by Munakata Shiko. A beautiful work produced on double-folded handmade papers. Essays include Yanagi's On Abe and His Handmade Papers; Tsuneyoshi Okubo's Bookbinding and Hand-Made Paper; and others by Bunsho Jugaku, Ryuzaburo Shikiba, Rokuro Uemura, Shoji Hamada, Yoshitaka Yanagi, et al. This work is quite rare as it was privately produced and not intended for public sale.

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Product id:
3408

€ 295,00

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