- Kawanabe Kyôsai (1831-1889)



Kawanabe Kyôsai (1831-1889)

25 x 17.7 cm. Kyôsai gadan, naihen and gaihen. Four volumes; complete. Naihen 2 volumes first series: part a with 39 pages; part b with 40 pages, consisting of various text segments in Japanese and English about painting (Learning of Painting; The Force of Pencil Used according to Objects; The Movement of Painting, etc.). Gaihen 2 volumes second series: part c with 36 pages; part d with 36 pages. Kyosai’s biography and a manual on painting. Many illustrations in black and white, some with light colours. Publisher: Iwamoto Shun. Date: Meiji 20 (1887). Later edition, still Meiji. With damaged wrapper. (4) Good impressions and colours, some stains, traces of usage, all in all good condition

Provenance

Old private collection, Austria

Lot 750 N

Estimate:
500 € - 800 €

Result:
744 €