Premium pages left without account:

Auction Pricedatabase

Auction: Sale 509: Fine & Rare Books
was auctioned on: 27 June 2013
Upcoming auctions Auction Pricedatabase

Figure Prints of Old Japan: A Pictorial Pageant of Actors & Courtesans of the Eighteenth Century reproduced from the Prints in the Collection of Marjorie & Edwin Grabhorn

Archive
Estimate: US$300 - US$500
Price realised:  US$216
Lot number 112, Views: 32

Title: Figure Prints of Old Japan: A Pictorial Pageant of Actors & Courtesans of the Eighteenth Century reproduced from the Prints in the Collection of Marjorie & Edwin Grabhorn Author: (Grabhorn, Edwin & Marjorie) Place: San Francisco Publisher: Book Club of California Date: 1959 Description: Introduction by Harold Stern. Illustrated with 56 collotype plates (52 in color) after Japanese wood-block prints. 15x10, quarter cloth & decorative boards, gilt-lettered spine label, hand made paper dust jacket. One of 400 copies printed by the Grabhorn Press. In publisher’s cardboard box. First of the Grabhorn's Japanese print series. Magnificent reproductions of ukiyo-e prints, colored with blocks made by the Grabhorns & Mallette Dean. GB 611; BCC 103. With prospectus and original receipt from the publisher laid in. Lot Amendments Condition: Jacket with a 2" closed tear at top edge; else fine. Item number: 238009

Informations about the auction
Auction house: PBA Galleries
Title: Sale 509: Fine & Rare Books
Date of the auction: 27 Jun 2013
Address: PBA Galleries
1233 Sutter Street
94109 San Francisco, CA
United States
[email protected] · +1 (0)415 9892665 · +1 (0)415 9891664