Ito Shinsui


Collected Works of Nakamura Burafu (1886-1946), vol. 4
(Gendai chohen shosetsu zenshu, 4: Gunmou [Blind or Foolish Masses]; Wakakihi [Younger Days]; Mibojin; Jochi no kishi)

includes color frontispiece and ten black and white illustrations by Shinsui, and two illustrations by another artist; with red cloth boards decorated with gilt peacock on the front with scrolling motif extending to the back cover; in original cardboard slipcase, published by Shinchosha, Tokyo, 1928

8 1/8 by 5 7/8 in., 20.5 by 15 cm

Harvard Yenching Library, Harvard University, GEN (J 5932 1278 (4))

(inv. no. 10-4620)

price: $350


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