HOKUSAI (1760-1849). Ehon chūkyō
Artist: Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
Subject: Ehon chūkyō (The Picture Book of Loyalty). One volume, complete.
Description: First edition finely printed of a Chinese classic illustrated by Hokusai, with 2 single page and 12 double page illustrations.
Date: Tempō 5 (1834)
Publisher: Kobayashi Shinbei, Edo.
Medium: Woodblock monochrome printing.
Remarks: Withdrawn from the Public Library Brookline, Mass. Ink stamp of the Library.
Conditions: Fine impression, illustrations numbered in ink on top margin, the title written in romanji on the last cover otherwise in very good condition.
Item no: MH 33
Price: Euro 1500