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Kwacho Gwaden.  Studies of Birds and Flowers by  Katsushika [Japan] Taito - Paperback - 1849 - from Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints (SKU: 15196)

Kwacho Gwaden. Studies of Birds and Flowers

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Kwacho Gwaden. Studies of Birds and Flowers

by [Japan] Taito, Katsushika

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  • paperback
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1849. Paperback. Very good. 60 Japanese woodcuts in dark and pale gray, with a delicate pink wash, by the artist Taito Katsushika, a pupil of Hokusai. Birds illustrated include cranes, peacocks and pine tree, nightingale and plum tree, wild geese, inko birds and purple magnolia, and others. With a very early rough translation of title and author on a handwritten label & a blue paper label inside back cover. 8vo, dark brown wrappers with pattern of interlocking circles, title label printed in red. Stitched binding unraveling, o/w all together, complete, woodblocks fresh and clean, some with penciled titles in English, o/w very good. HKD2710.


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Kwacho Gwaden. Studies of Birds and Flowers
[Japan] Taito, Katsushika
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About Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints

Booksellers for over 40 years, members of prominent trade associations (ABAA, ILAB, ANZAAB, IMCOS, ANZMS, PBFA). We are located at Garrison NY, a stone's throw from the Metro North Hudson line train, just over 1 hr. from NYC on the banks of the Hudson River. Books, maps, prints & ephemera bought & sold.


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