Four (4) original woodblock printed books - Kawamura Bunpo (1779-1821) - "Teito gakei ichiran" 帝都雅景一覧 (Elegant Views of the Imperial Capital [Kyoto]) volumes 1, 2, 3 and 4, (East, West, South, North) (Complete) - Japan - 1809 and 1816
Teito Gakei Ichiran was published in 2 parts, each 2 volumes.
In 1809 part 1: East and West.
In 1816 part 2: North and South.
Artist: Kawamura Bunpo (or Bumpo) (1779-1821)
Author: Tatsukawa Seikun (vol 1 and 2).
Author: Rai Sanyo (vol 3 and 4).
This is the black and white edition, as mentioned in various sources (see below), on chinese paper, with all seals, in very good condition.
Published by Seihodo (Kyoto), exact publication date unknown.
On a thin Japanese toshi-paper, bound Japanese style.
Some pages are delicately tinted with some ink, see pictures.
Some very small worm-damage lower part inner-spine to vol 1, 2 and 4.
Size of each book: 16.7x 27.5x .5cm.
This edition in collection of British Museum under numbers: 2001,3010.7.1 , -.2, -.3 and -.4
This edition in collection of Waseda under number B 04 03159 C099
This edition listed in the Collection of Ulrich Odin, 1928, under number 156 (as mentioned in Mitchell).
In Iwanami's "Kokusho so Mokuroku" (Catalogue of the most important Japanese Classical Books) under number 40659.
In Hillier's "Art of Japanese Book": page 689, 690 (text), 692 and 693 (illustration).
In Mitchell's: page 518, 519.
In Brown: page 104.
All pages are photographed. Covers are scanned, see last pictures.
Will be sent fully insured.
- Numero totale di oggetti
- Libri illustrati con stampa originale xilografie
- Stampa xilografica
- Carta Toshi
- 1809 e 1816
- Regione/ Paese d'origine
- Kawamura Bunpo (1779-1821)
- Paesaggio, Kyoto
- Titolo dell'opera
- "Teito gakei ichiran" 帝都雅景一覧 (Elegant Views of the Imperial Capital) voll 1-4 (Complete)
- In ottime condizioni, vedi descrizione
- 16.7×27.5×2 cm