A collection of Japanese `Irezumi` which appear on characters in ukiyo-e (Japanese woodblock prints) depicting images of the `floating world`, predominantly produced during the Edo era ).
Includes 87 plates of color photographic images of ukiyoe, 17 of which are folding plates, one (the frontispiece) printed on high-quality paper. Two essays on Irezumi and an index of the images were also included.
Title: Genshoku Ukiyo-e Irezumi Hanga
Binding: Hardcover + slipcase
Size: 220 x 305 mm
Condition guide: Very Good