TADAYOSHI IKI (active in Taisho Period). Iki zuan shu. (Sold)
Artist: Tadayoshi Iki (compiler active in Taisho Period).
Title: Iki zuan shu (Collection of design models by Iki). One volume, complete.
Date: Taisho 5 (1917).
Publisher: Fukuda zuan kenkyujo shuppambu. Nagoya. Okura Shoten,Tokyo.
Size: 31x23 cm.
Medium: Color litograph.
Literature: Sezon Museum of Art, Japanese Aesthetics and sense of space II. Tokyo, 1992, no. 320.
Remarks: A rare portfolio complete with forty-seven plates of decorative patterns in Japanese Art Deco style. The subjects are mainly of animals and flowers.
Conditions: The portfolio case is a little soiled and rubbed, the plates in general very good conditions with some occasional foxing.
Item no: MP 48
Price: Euro 2000